The FBI and Dallas police have joined forces with the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Department in search for a missing 10-year-old girl, authorities said.
Kayla Gomez Orozco,10, was last seen Tuesday at about 7:30 p.m. at the First Assembly of God church in Bullard, near Tyler in East Texas.
Authorities announced Thursday that a reward of $13,000 is being offered for information leading to her recovery,
An Amber Alert was issued Wednesday morning in her disappearance. The FBI said at a news conference that she was considered a missing child but that abduction has not been ruled out, Fox4news.com reported.
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Authorities originally said that the person who may have taken her was driving a red Cadillac SRX with dark tinted windows, but has since made contact with the owner and determined there is no connection to her disappearance.
She is Hispanic with black hair and brown eyes, around 4 feet tall and weighs 90 pounds. She was last seen wearing a black shirt with the text “racquet and jog” on it with a peach-colored skirt and is believed to be in immediate danger.