Body found in Texas believed to be missing mom Emily Wade, police say

A woman who was reported missing earlier this month after visiting a friend's house in Texas is believed to have been found dead, police said.

A body with the description of Emily Wade, 38, was discovered late Monday morning by search volunteers "in a creek bed that was known to be flooding on the night" of her disappearance, the Ennis Police Department wrote on Facebook.

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Wade, of Ennis, was last seen by family members around 5 p.m. on Jan. 5. She went to a Chili's co-worker's home to watch a movie and left around 8:30 p.m., her mother, Shirley Wade, previously said.

It was unlike Wade to suddenly disappear, Shirley Wade told Fox affiliate KDFW at the time. Her daughter "said she'd be gone a couple hours and I believed her. And I still believe she was planning on coming on home."

Her brother, Chad Wade, told the news station he believed his sister was abducted, or that her car was stolen.

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Investigators reportedly cleared Wade's mother, the co-worker with whom she watched a movie with, and her ex-boyfriend and the father of her 7-year-old daughter, Jared Jones, in her disappearance.

Police said the body will be positively identified by the Dallas County Medical Examiner's Office, where a cause of death will also be determined.