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Help sought in search for missing woman
Last seen on Aug. 19
Laurie Marie Sheppa
Authorities have asked for the public’s help in locating a missing Forsyth County woman.

According to a Forsyth County Sheriff’s report, 49-year-old Laurie Marie Sheppa walked away from her Goldmine Drive home on Aug. 19.

She was last seen about 11 a.m. that day wearing a T-shirt, shorts and brown leather sandals.

According to the report, Sheppa needs regular medication and her health may be in jeopardy if she is not found.

Anyone with information regarding the woman’s whereabouts is asked to call Sheriff’s Investigator Mike Garrison at (678) 513-5986 or after hours at (770) 781-2222.