Missing Sumter 21-year-old last seen on Halloween found safe

SUMTER, S.C. (WOLO) — The Sumter Police Department says 21-year-old Kendra Hawkins was found safe and located in Newberry.

Earlier reported:

SUMTER, S.C. (WOLO) — The Sumter Police Department is asking for public’s help in finding a missing 21-year-old.

Kendra Hawkins, of Sumter, was last seen October 31st leaving home with an individual she met on social media.

Family members said she left in a Champagne-colored Buick LaSabre with a person, known as “Tyrik”, to go to the Spartanburg area.

Hawkins, who has a medical condition, has left home before and typically returns within a week. Family members think she has medications with her but are not sure of the amount.

Hawkins is 5 feet 1 inch tall, about 140 lbs. and has black hair and brown eye

If you have seen Hawkins, call Sumter Police immediately at (803) 436-2700 or dial 911.

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