Missing person alert canceled for 27-year-old Denton woman

An endangered missing person alert issued for a 27-year-old Denton woman was canceled early Saturday.

Heather Marie Dumas was safely located, police said in an update on social media. The alert was canceled shortly before 2 a.m.

Before being located, Dumas was last seen at 9:30 a.m. Friday on the 1600 block of May Street on foot and was wearing galaxy design leggings, washed-out pink shoes, and a blue Vera Bradley purse with flowers on it, according to police. She has a Hello Kitty tattoo.

Dumas was diagnosed with an intellectual disability, and law enforcement officials believed her disappearance posed a credible threat to her own health and safety.

Anyone with information regarding Dumas was asked to contact the Denton Police Department at 940-349-7951.