Beaufort Co. Sheriff's Dept. searching for missing woman

BEAUFORT, SC (WTOC) - Damita Smith, a 34 year old woman was reported missing on Sunday, September 5th by her boyfriend. He stated that she left her residence at Palmetto Mobile Home Park in Grays Hill and was headed to church in Sheldon.

A neighbor was interviewed and advised that he came into contact with Ms. Smith at a gas station that morning. According to that neighbor, she told him that she was on her way to church, as well.

Her boyfriend and family members have not heard from her since.

Damita Smith was last seen driving a 1992 blue/teal green Saturn bearing South Carolina tag number DTV346.

She was last seen wearing a green dress and black shoes. Her disappearance is currently under investigation.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Damita Smith is encouraged to contact Sergeant John Foskey at 843-255-3408 or Master Sergeant Jeff Purdy at 843-255-3403.

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