Hearing impaired woman missing from Northeast DC located

UPDATE: D.C. police say Jennifer Peterson has been located.

Police are searching for a missing hearing impaired woman who was last seen in Northeast, D.C. on Tuesday.

Officers say 40-year-old Jennifer Ann Peterson was last seen around 11:30 a.m. in the 400 block of 15th Street on October 9.

Peterson is described as a white female with a light complexion. She is 5-feet-8-inches tall and weighs 230 pounds. She has brown, shoulder length hair, brown eyes and was last seen wearing a dark pink or purple shirt, blue jeans and a blue motorcycle helmet.

Investigators say Peterson is hearing impaired and was last seen operating a gray 2009 Vibe Pontiac with DC tags FL1101. The vehicle is similar to the one pictured in a tweet posted by D.C. Police.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 202-727-9099 or text to 50411.