12 Year Old Barton County Girl Missing, Endangered

By KOLR10 News

Published 08/20 2013 03:02AM

Updated 08/20 2013 10:18AM

GOLDEN CITY, Mo. -- Investigators in Barton County plan to hold a briefing at 10 a.m. Tuesday regarding a missing 12-year-old girl.

Watch KOLR10 News for a live update at 11 a.m.

Authorities tell KOLR10 News Adrianna Horton is missing after being seen getting into a vehicle about 5 p.m. Monday. A suspect in her disappearance was arrested Monday evening, but Adrianna has not been found. 

Tuesday morning, the Missouri Highway Patrol released the following:

The Barton County Sheriff's Department has issued an Endangered Person Advisory for a missing person incident that occurred at Golden Ave at High St, Golden City at 5:15 P.M. on August 19, 2013.

Missing Is:
Adrianna Horton a white, female, age 12


The endangered missing person:
Adrianna Horton, is a white, female, age 12, hgt 4'05", 70 lbs, short brown hair, brown eyes, fair complexion, wearing pink t-shirt with hearts on it and jean shorts.

Brief circumstances regarding the Endangered Missing Person incident (Include pertinent medical, mental, or other well being information): Adrianna Horton was observed getting into a vehicle at approximately 5:00 P.M. on August 19, 2013.  The suspect and vehicle were located at approximately 6:30 P.M. on August 19, 2013.  The suspect has been taken into custody and the vehicle impounded.  Horton is still missing.

Anyone seeing the missing person, suspect, associate, or vehicle, or anyone having any information related to the endangered missing person should immediately dial 911 to contact the nearest law enforcement agency or call the Barton County Sheriff's Department at 417-682-5541.

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