Missing 8-Year-Old Girl Found

The girl walked away from her family, but is now safe.

The 8-year-old Norristown girl police had been searching for Monday evening has been found and returned to her family. The girl is reportedly safe and sound.

Police were looking for her after she walked away from her family sometime around 5:30 p.m Monday.

Authorities have not identified the girl or revealed where she was located.


Original story:

Police are currently searching for a missing 8-year-old girl who wandered away form her mother. 

She was last seen walking in the area of Knox Street and Stanbridge Street in Norristown.

She is described as an eight-year-old black female with pigtails, wearing a black and white puffy winter jacket and high black boots.  

If you have seen this girl or have any information please call the Norristown Police Department at 610-270-0977. 

Patch will update this story as we get more information. 

George Brown February 25, 2013 at 11:27 PM
Hope they find her fast get volunteers out there to look for her NOW..
Eurie February 25, 2013 at 11:34 PM
Can someone please post a pic?
Bhrenda Drakeford February 25, 2013 at 11:56 PM
Yes. A pic is needed in this case. I dont know all about posting pics of minors. But in this case I would.
Marcus Tolson February 26, 2013 at 12:08 AM
I wanna Volunteer
carol lattanzi February 26, 2013 at 12:23 AM
omg that's near me hope they find her
jxjipper February 26, 2013 at 03:55 AM
If you are with your mom at Knox and Stanbridge how the hell do you wander away? Leaving a kid unattended at that hour on that corner? Fishy. Maybe someone was paying more attention to their cellphone than their kid at Hooker and Main
Gail February 26, 2013 at 07:11 PM
maybe they were in the hotel room.


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