(KMOV.com) -- The Washington County Sheriff's Office announced on Thursday that a woman who was reported missing from Potosi, Missouri has been located.
Melissa Eaves, 31, had been missing since September 4th. According to authroities, she was found in the greater St. Louis area after an officer made contact with her. Sheriff Skiles received notification that Eaves was located on Thursday morning.
According to reports, Eaves was in good health and stated that she did not wish to be located at this time. Sheriff Skiles said a news broadcast was responsible for information that led to Eaves being located. She is no longer considered a missing person. Eave's family has been notified.