Heather “Kit” Hutchinson has made contact and is safe.
Heather “Kit” Hutchinson of Jackson was last seen Wednesday, walking on Hickory Drive.
Since then, she’s been reported missing. The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation issued a Silver Alert for her Thursday.
Hutchinson is white, 4’11” tall, 110 pounds, with white hair and blue eyes. Originally from the Kentucky/Ohio area, she’s outgoing, and makes friends quickly according to people from Southside Baptist Church, where she attended often on Sundays and Wednesdays.
Hutchinson had recently located to the Jackson area, where she has been staying with a male companion. Friends from the church said she had been married around July 4. She had shown photos from the ceremony before a judge and of the marriage license to a friend from Sunday School the following weekend, on Sunday, July 11.
“She seemed honestly happy with her life, and her marriage, and moving in with him,” said Bell Russell, a fellow church member.
Church friends say they don’t know the man Hutchinson married.
The Silver Alert notifications state that she “was last seen Wednesday, July 28 in the 2200 block of Hickory Drive, walking in an unknown direction.”
If anyone has information regarding Hutchinson’s whereabouts, contact Jackson Police Department at 601-960-1234.