Moundsville Police Search For Missing Woman

Moundsville police are looking for Mercede D. Cales, 24, who was last seen in late July leaving Moundsville in a light blue pickup truck. Cales’ mother, who reported her absence to police, said she had been known to leave town for weeks at a time and stay in Middlebourne.

Police said Cales had previous missing persons cases opened against her, as recently as December. Her mother reported her missing on Sept. 6, but as of Tuesday had not returned to complete the report.

Police said Cales is not believed to be in danger, nor is she physically or mentally disabled, but has not been in contact with her mother.

Anyone with information on Cales’ whereabouts are asked to call Moundsville police at 304-845-1611.