DANE COUNTY, WI. (THECOUNT) — The missing Dane County couple, Donald and Colleen Soper, have been located inside a vehicle in Black Earth, according to reports.

The couple was found in the 5500 block of County Highway J, according to the Dane County Sheriff’s Department.


Injuries are unknown at this time.

A Silver Alert had been issued for the Black Earth couple who were reported missing Thanksgiving afternoon, reported WKOW.

The Sopers departed a family dinner on Wilkinson Road for a quick drive around 3 p.m. on Thanksgiving. They say the couple had not been seen since.

They were last seen driving a 2008 black Dodge Caliber with a Wisconsin plate number of 327FXX.


Geo quick facts: Black Earth is a village in Dane County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 1,338 at the 2010 census. The village is located within the Town of Black Earth. It is part of the Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.