JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. – Officials have released new information on a woman who was reported missing less than two weeks ago.

Emily Strite, 33, was reported missing April 20. Detectives originally stated that she was last seen April 2 in Imperial, MO, but have now learned that she was last seen on foot the morning of April 12 in De Soto, MO, according to a release. It is also now believed that she left the area at her own will.

Strite is said to be 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs 127 pounds.

Anyone with information on Strite’s whereabouts is asked to contact Detective Weinrich at (636) 797-5093 or by email at