What if you are not really missing and you didn’t really run away?
On Sunday an 11-year-old Orlando, Fl girl was reported missing.
They say she has never run away before, and there was no fight or anything that would precipitate a problem,” said Orlando police Sgt. Barbara Jones
In an update to the story. in this Orlando Sentinel article she apparently spent the day with a boyfriend because she was upset with her mother.
It is nice when these stories have happy endings but what happens when resouces are diverted from actual missing children? There is also a risk the child will be classified as a runaway and should they actually be missing, it may influence future search efforts.
Brandon Simon 4-years-old allegedly abducted by his non-custodial mother
Natalia Vega now 6-years-old also allegedly abducted by her non-custodial mother
One of the more puzzling missing person cases in Orlando is that of Jennifer Kesse.
Help find Jennifer Kesse, a beautiful 24 year old woman missing from Orlando Florida since January 24th, 2006.