Charlotte County K-9 helps find missing North Port woman

Writer: Joey Pellegrino
K-9 Copper in front of an EMT vehicle with Marie Ginette. Credit: North Port Police Department

On Tuesday, a Charlotte County K-9 helped end a 20-hour search for a missing 76-year-old North Port woman.

According to the North Port Police Department, authorities had been searching for Marie Ginette Saint Hubert for around 20 hours by air and on the ground. Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office DFC Steven Sella and K9 Copper found her disoriented in an area of thick brush in the woods.

Hubert received medical treatment after being found.

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