Missing Kent County woman found alive with minor injuries

Posted at 8:53 AM, Sep 26, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-27 16:24:25-04

COURTLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. — The Kent County Sheriff’s Department reports a missing Courtland Township woman has been found alive.

Police said Heather Barcarella was found in a wooded area near her home with very minor injuries Saturday afternoon. She was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Barcarella’s family reported her missing Friday evening after realizing she wasn’t home and didn’t have her personal belongings or required medication with her.