A 71-year-old woman from North Lake in South Bend has been reported as missing since 4:30 p.m. Friday, March 2.

The last time she was seen, Root was wearing a long black coat, blue/grey earmuffs and black boots.

Root is 5-foot, 3-inches tall with grey hair and brown eyes. She also goes by the names “Sam” or “Sandy.”

If you have any information about her whereabouts, contact the Cass County Sheriff at 402-296-9370.