Woman walks away from Missoula Pre-Release Center

Posted at 10:55 AM, May 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-31 12:55:00-04

MISSOULA – Authorities are looking for a woman who walked away from the Missoula Pre-Release Center on Wednesday.

Shayla Solanakililu Cote, 27, was last seen shortly after 3 p.m. on Wednesday. Cote is a Native American female who is 5’4 and weighs 160 pounds. She has brown hair and brown eyes with a medium complexion.

Cote was last seen wearing black pants, a black shirt, burgundy hoodie, black sneakers with white strips, and carrying a black and white backpack. She may be walking or on a blue and black Gauntlet brand mountain bike.

Cote has felony convictions for Criminal Possession of Dangerous Drugs out of Lake County and is serving three years with the Montana Department of Corrections.

Anyone having information about Cole is asked to contact local law enforcement.