COLUMBIA CITY - The Whitley County Sheriff's Department is looking for a missing woman.

According to a press release sent from the department, Whitley County police are looking for Debra K. Houser, 49. She is a white female, 5-feet, 5-inches tall, 110 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes.

About 10 a.m. Wednesday, a person entered the Whitley County Sheriff's Department to report his concern for Houser's welfare.

Based on his statements, investigators from the Whitley County Sheriff's Department, Columbia City Police Department, Indiana State Police and the Department of Natural Resources went to the area of Old Trail Road and CR 400W in Whitley County and searched the residence and surrounding properties, looking for her.
The Whitley County Sheriff's Department has a male individual in custody in relation to the investigation.