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UPDATE: Missing Jennings woman located and is safe

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Posted at 11:21 AM, Oct 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-30 11:58:20-04

UPDATE: Jennings Police say Evelyn Fontenot has been located and is safe.


Police in Jennings are asking for help from the public in locating a missing woman.

Officers say that Evelyn Fontenot was last seen at a family member's residence on McKinley street Wednesday night.

According to police, video surveillance showed Fontenot leaving the residence on foot at around midnight.

Fontenot's family says she has dementia along with other health issues. She recently went missing on October 5th in Baton Rouge, but was found safe shortly after.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Evelyn Fontenot is asked to contact the Jennings Police Department at 337-821-5513.

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