GRANTS PASS, Ore. —
UPDATE: Waldie has "returned home and is safe," according to GPDPS.
"Thanks for the assistance," the agency said.
(Updated 3/27/19 at 11 a.m.)
INITIAL REPORT: The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety (GPDPS) is asking for help from the public in locating a woman who went missing after leaving her home on Tuesday morning.
44-year-old Michele Waldie reportedly left her home in the 1700-block of Harbeck Road on foot. According to GPDPS, Waldie is autistic but high-functioning.
"She is able to do normal everyday things like care for herself/family. Michele is not able to drive and will likely be on foot or with someone else in a vehicle," the agency said.
Waldie is described as 5'6" and about 160 pounds with auburn hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing black pants, a black jacket, and a hat of an unknown color.
If anyone has questions or further information, please call the GPDPS at (541) 450-6260.