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Missing 10-year-old found safe in Beeville

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Posted at 8:28 AM, Dec 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-14 06:30:07-05

UPDATE:
Sophia Aguilar was found safe and sound at a residence in Beeville around 10 p.m. Monday according to the Bee County Sheriff's Office.

An investigation is ongoing.

ORIGINAL STORY:

Bee County is searching for a missing 10-year-old.

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According to a post from the Bee County Office of Emergency Management, Sophia Aguilar went missing from the Windridge Subdivision off of FM 351, around 1:30 a.m. Monday.

The Bee County Sheriff's department is making it clear that rumors about Aguilar being found are not true.

"Sophia Aguilar is still missing and an intense search is underway," says a post. "Rumors and posts on Facebook of her being found are false!"

She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a black long sleeve undershirt, a possible yellow polo, and a possible grey hoodie.

The Bee County Sheriff's Office says several agencies are assisting search. According to a post from the sheriff's office, K-9 units are on the ground as well as law enforcement, EMS, fire department personnel, and the US Coast Guard is assisting with air support.

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Information that could help law enforcement to find her should be reported to the Bee County Sheriff's Office at 361-362-3221.