Authorities offer higher reward for info. on missing woman

Dena "Sherry" Thomas-Fout (Source: Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office)
Dena "Sherry" Thomas-Fout (Source: Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office)

HAMMOND, LA (WAFB) - The Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office is offering more money for information in the case of a woman who has been missing for three years.

Sheriff Daniel Edwards said his office is offering an additional $1,000 reward related to the disappearance of Dena "Sherry" Thomas-Fout, 42, of Loranger.

Deputies said she disappeared from her home on Aug. 2, 2009 and has not made contact with anyone since.

Thomas-Fout has shoulder-length brown hair and brown eyes. She is 5'2" and weighs about 120 pounds.

She was last seen wearing a maroon or red shirt, jeans and tan sandals.

Anyone with information on her disappearance is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-554-5245.

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