Original Story:

Deputies are searching for a 12-year-old West Palm Beach girl who went missing yesterday and is considered endangered. 

Samantha Gisselle Perez did not show up for school, and she didn't take her school books or any other belongings with her when she left her home in the 58 hundred block of Buccaneer Trail around 6 a.m.  This is just east of the Turnpike and just south of Okeechobee Blvd.


Here is the official release from the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office:

On Monday, March 31, 2014, at approximately 6:00 am, Samantha Gisselle Perez left her residence of 5885 Buccaneer Trail, West Palm Beach. She did not go to school, take her school books or any belongings with her when she left.

Samantha, DOB: 05/14/01, is 5’06”, 128 lbs, has Wavy Black long hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing white shorts, black t-shirt with the word “LOVE” on the front and black sandals.

PBSO considers Samantha Gisselle Perez to be a Missing Endangered Child.
If anyone should come into contact with Samantha Gisselle Perez they are urged to contact 688-3400 or the nearest law enforcement agency.

Photo: PBSO