UPDATE: Jones been found safe. Original story below:
The Springfield police department is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing woman who was traveling through the area.
Marjorie A. Jones, 61, was traveling through the area heading from New York to Oklahoma City. She was last heard from on July 11 when she told her son she “got turned around” in the Waynesville area.
A ping of her phone by law enforcement found her last activity was near Nichols Park in Springfield on Friday, July 12, around 2:30 p.m..
Jones is 5 feet 5 inches, 130 pounds with grey/white shoulder length hair and blue eyes.
She could be in a 2006 gold Toyota RAV-4 with New York plate AVK4279. She also could be with a yellow lab dog.
Anyone with information about Jones’s location is asked to call 911.