By: Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo, Voz de Guanacaste -To the amazement and relief of those looking for Dana Colligan, there is good news – the American, who had been a resident Sámara, has appeared and is well.

dana_colligan_photoColligan communicated by email to her friend, Marina Melachrinos who lives in Sámara, and said she is currently in the United States and in good health.

The American had disappeared nearly three weeks ago and did not notify anyone in Costa Rica of her departure to the United States, which led them to think of a possible kidnapping or worse.

“I communicated with her and she is alright,” said Marina, who said that apparently Colligan will not return to the country.

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