The Raleigh-Durham Airport (RDU) Authority Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a woman who didn’t return from a work break on Monday.
Allison Cope, 24, has been reported missing after she failed to come back from a break at her job at an airport Starbucks, according to WTVD. Authorities have reported that Cope took a scheduled break at 3 p.m. and was reported missing at 7 p.m.
Police found the 24-year-old’s phone and bag, according to WRAL, but her debit card and car keys were missing. Friends have reported that Cope was seen running down the escalator, with keys in hand, on the afternoon in question.
Allison Cope who works with Change of Heart Pit Bull Rescue here in Raleigh, went missing!! Please share! She was last seen at the RDU airport where she works.
Airport officials describe the young woman as being 5-foot-6 and 180 pounds, with blonde hair and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing a black Starbucks-branded polo shirt, black shoes and blue jeans, according to The News & Observer.
An RDU spokesperson noted that Cope drives a silver 2014 Ford Fusion, with North Carolina plates that read EHA 2271. Additionally, the car’s back window features a “Change of Heart Pit Bull Rescue” sticker.
It has not been disclosed if she drove away in her car, though it is also missing. Additionally, her security badge was used to exit the parking lot at 3:10 pm on Monday.
The 24-year-old’s roommate told reporters that security footage caught the Ford Fusion leaving the lot, but it is still unknown who was driving.
Anyone with information about Cope’s whereabouts is instructed to contact RDU Police at (919) 840-7510.
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