Police in Brooklyn, New York verified this morning that a woman reported missing from Goldsboro April 7 has been found safe and secure.

According to a Goldsboro Police Department press release issued early this morning, Lakeyisha Vonette Jones, 38, of 921 Hugh St., had been last seen by family members on Jan. 5.

Jones was last seen leaving with a man police identified as Laron Holloman, Jones' boyfriend and thought to be heading to New York. Family became concerned however, because she left all of her belongings behind.

An officer with the New York Police Department in Brooklyn contacted Goldsboro police to and said he met with Holloman and Jones and verified her safety.

A subsequent press release issued by Goldsboro police said Jones is no longer considered a missing person.

Foul play was never suspected.