Missing Tampa girl found alive

Keisha Coote (Photo courtesy Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office)

TAMPA, FL (WFLA) — UPDATE: The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office says missing endangered juvenile, Keisha Coote, has been located at Tampa General Hospital. Deputies say she is okay.

Deputies say Coote, age 13, left her home at 5109 Puritan Circle in Tampa around 4:20 a.m. on Tuesday. They say she is on medication that she has not been taking. Coote attends Farrell Middle School.

Hillsborough County dive teams were called out to search the Hillsborough River in the area near 56th Street where the K-9’s led deputies to.


No further details have been released at this time. Stay with WFLA.com for updates.

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