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Hastings police seek public's help in finding missing woman

The Hastings Police Department is seeking the public's help in locating a missing 24-year-old Hastings woman, Nikole Renee Sherry.

According to a missing person alert, Sherry left Regions Hospital on foot on Monday, Dec. 17, and hasn't been heard from. It is unusual for her to remain out of contact with family members and authorities are concerned for her welfare. Sherry was last seen wearing a red sweatshirt, powder blue pajama pants and shoes. Her belongings, money and identification were left behind and she may be in need of medical attention.

Sherry is 5'6" tall, 150 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. She has a tattoo of the name "Lamika" with a crown above it on her right arm.

If you have any information about Sherry's whereabouts, contact the Hastings Police Department through Dakota County Dispatch at 651-322-2323 or call 911.

Chad Richardson

Chad Richardson is the news director for RiverTown Multimedia. He was the publisher of four RiverTown publications until 2016, when he was named news director. He was previously general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He worked at the Hastings Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.

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