UPDATE 4/17/13 – Cumberland County authorities identified a body that was found Saturday behind the Fayetteville Boys and Girls Club on Cumberland Road as being Michelle.
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner used dental records to confirm Powell’s identity, but authorities said no cause of death has been determined.
Michelle Lynne Powell, 31 is missing from Fayetteville in Cumberland county North Carolina. She was last seen on March 8 at her home on Bangle Street off Cumberland Road, WTVD reported.
Michelle recently had a stroke and developed paralysis on the left side of her body, and she walks differently.
Powell is described as a white female standing 5’5” and weighing around 145 pounds. She has brown hair, hazel eyes and tattoos on the lower part of her legs.
Authorities said she was last seen wearing a pink shirt, pink jogging pants, white tennis shoes and a black coat.
Anyone with information about Powell can call the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office at (910) 323-1500.