Missing New Kent Co. woman found safe

NEW KENT CO., Va. – The New Kent County Sheriff’s Office has reported that a missing 31-year-old woman has been found safe.

Authorities say Heather N. Barboza had been last seen around noon Monday, when she was heading to a doctor’s appointment in Newport News.

Barboza was last seen driving a blue 2005 Hyundai Santa Fe with a Virginia license plate of VBE-1026, before being found Wednesday.

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