Authorities search for missing Anaconda woman


BOZEMAN, Mont. - Anaconda-Deer Lodge County Law Enforcement issued a missing persons advisory for an Anaconda woman who failed to return home this week after a weekend trip.

Michaela Marissa Gochis, 20, was last seen on March 24, according to the advisory.

She is 5-foot-7 inches tall, weighs 140 pounds, has brown hair and eyes and always wears a flower in her hair, the advisory said.

Gochis reportedly said she was leaving Anaconda for the weekend and was supposed to be back on March 26, but her family has not heard from her.

The advisory states Gochis has a genetic disorder that affects her decision-making abilities.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to contact Anaconda-Deer Lodge County LEA at 406-563-5241.