UPDATE (3/4/23): Several weeks after a Putnam County woman was reported missing, authorities announced she was found safely.

The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office said it was notified on Saturday, March 4 by members of the Chattanooga Police Department after they tracked down Lori Brooke Farris.

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Officials said they were able to confirm Farris’ identity and speak with her, determining that she is safe.

“Sheriff Eddie Farris is very pleased in the fact that Ms. Farris has been located safely and wants to thank the community for all its help in locating Ms. Farris,” the sheriff’s office said in a statement.

BAXTER, Tenn. (WKRN) — Authorities said a Putnam County woman has not been seen in over a month.

Lori Brooke Farris, 45, was last heard from on Jan. 4.

The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office said Farris was reported missing by a family member on Monday, Feb. 13.

Farris is 5’2″ and 150 pounds.

She is said to have ties to Putnam, Jackson and White counties.

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Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office or Detective Sgt. Adrienne McCurry at 931-523-8484.