Missing 12-year-old Altamonte Springs girl found, officials say

Missing 12-year-old Altamonte Springs girl found, officials say

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. — Officials said Lisa "Alana" Pearce has been found. They said she is well and will be reunited with her family soon. No other details were released.

A Missing Child Alert was activated Thursday a 12-year-old Altamonte Springs girl who was last seen Wednesday evening at her home on Calla Street, police said.

Police said Pearce was last seen by her mother around 5 p.m. Wednesday. Her mother told police when she returned home 20 minutes later, the girl was gone and the back door of the home was open.

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The girl's family said they searched the areas where she frequents with no luck. Her mother told police this is unusual behavior for her.

Pearce is described as 5 feet 5 inches tall, 125 pounds, with dark red hair and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing a white button-down shirt with rainbow hearts, black jeans and a Vans backpack with a rainbow pattern and kittens printed on it.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts is urged to contact the Altamonte Springs Police Department at 407-339-2441 or call 911.

UPDATE: LOCATED!! Lisa "Alana" Pearce has been located. She was located walking in the area of Eden Park Rd. She will...

Posted by Altamonte Springs Police Department on Thursday, September 19, 2019