Deputies searching for missing Osceola woman, last seen visiting relatives

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. — The Osceola County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a missing woman who was last seen on Dec. 17.

Deputies received a call on Dec. 19 from Ivonne Rosa who told deputies that she last saw her daughter, Paola Marie Miranda-Rosa, while visiting a relative in the Semoran Boulevard area.


Osceola County deputies said Miranda-Rosa, 31, was last seen by her family at 3330 S. Semoran Blvd. in Orlando on Dec. 17. She was wearing blue jean shorts and a green or white T-shirt.

Orange County deputies said they found her black 2011 Chevrolet HHR at Wekiwa Springs State Park.

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According to deputies, the search led to Wekiwa State Park, where approximately 150 law enforcement personnel from various agencies conducted an extensive search of the area.

Osceola sheriff’s deputies, along with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, searched for Miranda-Rosa using aviation, drones, canoes, boats and scuba divers to locate the missing woman.

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Bloodhounds and search-and-rescue K9′s were deployed.

Mounted patrol units as well as volunteers searched on horseback and on foot. The search covered several miles of terrain and waterways that would be accessible to Miranda-Rosa, deputies said.

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Investigators followed up with other leads and are actively monitoring social media.

According to deputies, no foul play is suspected. This is an active and ongoing investigation.

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Please call the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office if you have any information regarding her whereabouts.

Deputies said Miranda-Rosa has schizophrenia and bi-polar disorder and has made threats to harm herself in the past, but not recently.

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