UPDATE: Lafayette police said the missing girl and her mother have been found alive and well.
INDIANAPOLIS– The Lafayette Police Department (LPD) is investigating the disappearance of an 8-year-old girl.
She is described as 4’ tall, 60 lbs with curly, brown hair and brown eyes. Authorities said she was last seen wearing a light blue jacket with a fur collar, and black boots with navy shoe strings.
According to LPD, She was last known to be at their residence on the 500 block of Lingle Ave. in Lafayette at 2:30 p.m. Thursday. Police said she is believed to be in extreme danger.
She is also believed to be in the company of her mother who is described as 5’ tall, 120 lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes. LPD said she is considered a missing person as well.
She and her mother are missing from Lafayette, Indiana which is approximately 63 miles north of Indianapolis.
Anyone with information on her is asked to contact the Lafayette Police Department at 765-807-1200 or dial 911.