UPDATE: Lakeville police say woman found, safe

UPDATE: Police said Wednesday morning that Melanie Lawrence has been found and is safe.

Police in Lakeville are asking for the public’s help locating a missing woman.

Melanie Lawrence, 52, last had contact with her family on Oct. 9.

She was last seen in the south metro.

Authorities say Lawrence does not have a car, cell phone or any belongings with her.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call Lakeville Detective Coughlin at 952-985-4812.