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Golden Alert canceled, 55-year-old Lexington woman located and is safe

Posted at 10:15 PM, Jan 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-08 10:45:42-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — UPDATE: Ms. Norvell was located and is safe. The Golden Alert has been canceled.


The Lexington Police Department has issued a Golden Alert for a missing woman. Deanna Norvell, 55, was last seen on the afternoon of Tuesday, January 5, when she left her home in the Crosby Drive area of south Lexington. She was reported missing on Thursday.

Norvell has a mental illness and requires medication. When she left home, Norvell was driving a 2014 gray Kia Forte with Kentucky license plate 496-TKF. She is described as a white female, approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall and 200 pounds. Norvell was last seen wearing blue jeans, a dark blue jacket, and white shoes.

Anyone with knowledge of Norvell’s whereabouts is asked to call 911.