Watertown police say missing girl safely located

June 2, 2022
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–A successful conclusion in the search for a missing Watertown girl today.

At 10:30 this morning, Watertown police issued a news release indicating they were seeking the public’s help in locating 13 year-old Anika Woodland, who was last seen around 11:00 o’clock Wednesday night at her Watertown home, possibly wearing light colored jeans and a tan or khaki colored hooded sweatshirt.

About 30 minutes later, police issued a second release indicating she’d been safely located, but offered no other details.