Authorities seek help finding Gadsden County girl

FDLE issues missing child alert for 11-year-old Emily Gatica

Emily Gatica
Emily Gatica

QUINCY, Fla. – Authorities are asking for the public's help in finding an 11-year-old Florida girl who was last seen Friday.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement said Emily Gatica was last seen in the area of the Rentz Road in Quincy, Fla.

Emily was wearing a white polo shirt, khaki pants and carrying a black backpack, authorities said.

Emily is described by the FDLE as a white/Hispanic girl who is 4 feet 11 inches tall, weighing 100 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone who knows Emily's whereabouts is asked to call the FDLE, the Gadsden County Sheriff's Office at 850-875-8811 or 911.