UPDATE: Missing mother and son located

Pender County Sheriff's Office (Photo: WWAY)

PENDER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The Pender County Sheriff’s Office has located a missing mother and son.

Earlier in the day, the sheriff’s office was asking for the public’s help in finding a missing woman who was last seen in Hampstead Sunday evening.

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Destiny Sherrill Ramocan Reese is described as being about 5’1” tall, weighing approximately 140 lbs., brown eyes, and currently has red hair. She was last seen Sunday around 11 p.m. wearing blue jeans and a dress top.

She was last known to be in the Hampstead area around 11 p.m. on Sunday and may be headed back to her home in Fayetteville.

Destiny was also traveling with her 1-year-old son Micah who is 2’ tall weighing about 30 lbs. with brown eyes and black hair.

At 7:53 p.m. on Wednesday, night the Pender County Sheriff’s Office said both Reese and her child had been located and were safe and sound.