FORT HOOD, Texas — Officials from Fort Hood released the following information Oct. 12 regarding the ongoing efforts to facilitate Pfc. Jennifer Sewell’s safe return to Texas.

Sewell is a Fort Hood soldier who failed to report for duty on Oct. 7 and was later confirmed safe with extended family on Oct. 10.

Sewell’s chain of command worked closely with her and her family to help facilitate her safe return to Fort Hood yesterday afternoon, Oct. 11.

Sewell’s leadership and chain of command will continue to provide her access to resources and other tools necessary to thrive as a soldier and continue honorably serving.

The 3d Cavalry Regiment and Fort Hood deeply appreciates the public’s support and quick action to help proliferate initial and follow-up reports regarding this situation.

Fort Hood officials are respecting the family’s privacy and will not provide any further information regarding Pfc. Sewell.