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UPDATE: Pittsburgh Police Seek the Public’s Help to Locate a Missing Person

Date: July 30, 2023
Incident Type: Missing person
Location: All zones

UPDATE: Mary Jane Putnam has been located and she is safe. Thank you to everyone who shared the information.

Original post:

Pittsburgh Police SVU detectives seek the public’s assistance to locate a missing and endangered person.

Mary Jane Putnam, 56, was last seen on July 19 or July 20, 2023 on Fort Pitt Blvd. between Smithfield St. and Wood St. getting into a vehicle with an unknown male. 

She was wearing a pink t-shirt, light blue jeans, white shoes, and a small blue backpack. She is 5'7" and approximately 150 pounds with blond/white/silver hair and blue eyes. 

If you have any information, please call (412) 323-7141 or 9–1-1.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz