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Police search for missing Macoupin County woman

Denita M. Hedden
Denita M. Hedden Provided

Police on Tuesday were searching for a woman who has been missing from Macoupin County since Jan. 27.

Denita M. Hedden, 37, was last seen in the 700 block of Catalpa Avenue in Royal Lakes at about 2 p.m. Saturday, according to a news release from the Macoupin County Sheriff’s Office. Her roommate reported her missing.

Hedden is a white woman with brown hair and was last seen wearing a pink zip-up hoodie and jeans.

Anyone with information can call the Macoupin County Sheriff’s Office at 217-854- 3135, extension 1, or Macoupin and Montgomery County Crime Stoppers at 800-352-0136.