WINTER HAVEN - UPDATE: The 15-year-old Winter Haven High School student reported missing earlier Tuesday afternoon has been found, the police department confirms.
"Thanks to the quick response of the media in getting her photo out, Jazhariya "Chris" Britt has been located safe," a media release states.
The teen is being returned to her family.
Original story below:
Winter Haven Police is asking for help in finding a missing 15-year-old girl.
Jazhariya "Chris" Britt was last seen at her Winter Haven home, on 1211 Normandy Heights Circle, at 5:10 a.m, Tuesday.
Britt is a junior varsity cheerleader at Winter Haven High School and officials say she has no history of leaving without telling her parents.
She is described as a black a female, 5'11 and 220 pounds. She was last seen with her braided hair styled in a bun, wearing a lime green shirt, black tights and black Nike shoes. Anyone with is asked to call Detective Keith Hargrove at (863) 401-2256 or 9-1-1.