RALEIGH, N.C. — A woman who disappeared from her job at a North Carolina airport has been found alive in Virginia.

Police for Raleigh-Durham International Airport said Sunday in a news release that 24-year-old Allison Cope was found alive in Virginia Beach, Virginia. RDU police say they have no other details.

Cope disappeared Monday from her job at RDU Airport. A statement from the airport on Thursday said Cope was seen at a gas station on Monday about an hour after she left airport property.

They saw no evidence she was under duress.

Cope worked at Starbucks Coffee in Terminal 2. She took a break at 3 p.m. Monday, and was reported missing four hours later.

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