COTTONWOOD — The Idaho County Sheriff’s Office is currently searching for Shawnta Larae Pankey, 25, of Grangeville. Pankey was reportedly last seen on foot near Pine Bar along the Salmon River on Sunday, April 15, about 10 a.m.

Pankey is a white female, 5’04” tall, 135 pounds, long red curly hair, brown eyes and was last seen wearing a blue and green tank top, blue jeans, pink cowboy boots and possibly carrying a brown leather purse.

Shawnta has no cell phone or vehicle and has made no contact with family members.

The Idaho County Sheriff’s Office, Idaho County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue, Idaho Dept. of Fish and Game, Bureau of Land Management and family members are currently searching the area around Pine Bar and Graves Creek.

Anyone who may have seen Shawnta in the past several days, please contact the Idaho County Sheriff’s Dispatch Center at 208-983-1100.

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