Pend Oreille County Sheriff’s Office searching for missing woman

Missing Woman
Melinda Marie Lopez

PEND OREILLE COUNTY, Wash.– The Pend Oreille County Sheriff’s Office is trying to find a woman who hasn’t been seen since mid-November.

On Friday, deputies received information that 35-year-old Melinda Marie Lopez disappeared. Information indicates she was last seen in the Newport area in mid-November.

Missing woman

Melinda Lopez

According to a press release, Lopez has ties to Stevens County. The local sheriff’s department there is assisting in the search.

Lopez is 5’4″ and 130 pounds. She has brown hair and blue eyes. If anyone has seen or heard from Lopez recently, you’re asked to call the Pend Oreille County Sheriff’s Office at (509) 447-3151 ext. 5135.