Clearwater police say 13-year-old girl has been located


UPDATE:  Amber Wright, 13, has been located, police said. She’s safe.

PREVIOUS STORY: Clearwater police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing teenager. Amber Wright, 13, was last seen by her family early Tuesday morning in the 300 block of South Mars Avenue.

She may be wearing blue jeans and a multi-colored shirt. Amber is 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs 130 pounds. She has brown hair and brown eyes.

Police combed fast-food restaurants, stores and hospitals in the area, searching for the teenager. They also spent a lot of time in the area of Clearwater Beach and handed out flyers there.

Anyone with information on the girl’s whereabouts should call 727-562-4242. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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