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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 17-378R

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • August 17, 2017
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    • Public Information Office : piocommandcenter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
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    Missing Endangered Adult

    Missing woman has been located.
    • Wednesday
    • August 16, 2017
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • 3100 East Fletcher Avenue
    • Tampa, Florida


    Helen Howard has been located.

    Missing Endangered Adult:

    Helen Howard
    DOB: 2/05/1948
    104 Garland Court
    Tampa, Florida

    Description: Black female, 5'02”, 130 lbs., black & gray hair, brown eyes. Last seen wearing a blue dress, pink shoes and a gray sweater.


    On August 16, 2017, at approximately 1:00 pm,. Helen Howard left the Florida Hospital on Fletcher Avenue located at 3100 East Fletcher Avenue in Tampa. She was next seen at approximately 5:00 pm at the Popeye's located at 14901 North Florida Avenue. She exited Popeye's and headed north on Florida and has not been seen or hear from since.

    Anyone with any information reference the whereabouts of Ms. Howard is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8000.

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