Rebecca Jean Nelson

Rebecca Jean Nelson


Pocatello police on Monday evening reported that Rebecca Jean Nelson contacted them and told them she is OK. Nelson is no longer considered to be missing.


POCATELLO — A young Pocatello woman has been reported missing.

Rebecca Jean Nelson, age 23, was last seen on Wednesday of last week. 

Pocatello police said Nelson was reported missing on Thursday and her whereabouts remain unknown. Idaho State Police have listed Nelson as an "endangered" missing person.

Nelson's described as being 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighing 140 pounds. She has brown hair and hazel eyes. 

Nelson has a tattoo on her left hip and a tattoo on her left finger. 

Authorities have not yet released further information on Nelson's disappearance or explained why they believe she is "endangered."

People were posting via social media on Monday afternoon that Nelson had been located and was fine, but Pocatello police confirmed late Monday afternoon that she is still missing.

If you have any information on Nelson's whereabouts please contact Pocatello police immediately at 208-234-6100.