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Pierce City woman found safe in Springfield, suspect in custody

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Police are searching for 21-year-old Katie Nicole Woodall. a 5-foot-6 tall woman weighing 130 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Police are searching for 21-year-old Katie Nicole Woodall. a 5-foot-6 tall woman weighing 130 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police said Zachary Dixon, 18, threatened to kill Katie Nicole Woodall and himself,  before she went missing. Police said Zachary Dixon, 18, threatened to kill Katie Nicole Woodall and himself, before she went missing.

Pierce City Police have canceled an endangered person advisory after locating 21-year-old Katie Woodall safe in Springfield, Missouri, late Friday night.

Authorities also took 18-year-old Zachary Dixon into custody. Dixon had threatened to kill Woodall and himself if contacted by police.

Details surrounding the incident have not been released by police. 

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Original story posted Friday, July 17th

The Pierce City Police Department issued an endangered person advisory for a 21-year-old woman reported missing since Thursday.

Katie Nicole Woodall is described as a 5-foot-6 tall woman weighing 130 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

Police said she was involved in a domestic dispute with 18-year-old Zachary Dixon, who threatened to kill Woodall and himself if contacted by police.

Dixon is described as a 6-foot tall 145 pound man with brown hair and blue eyes. He is believed to be suicidal and armed with a handgun, according to authorities.

Woodall's phone was last pinged at 9:30 Thursday night on eastbound I-44 in Mount Vernon, Missouri. Police said Woodall drives a 2011 Hyundai Sonata with the Missouri license plate 028TRY.

Anyone with information related to the endangered missing person should immediately call 911 to contact the nearest law enforcement or call the Pierce City Police Department at 417-235-4241.

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