Florida missing child alert canceled for 9-year-old girl from Marion County

Posted at 9:31 AM, Jul 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-13 11:55:32-04

CITRA, Fla. — UPDATE | The Missing Child Alert has been canceled. 

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement canceled the alert saying the case was resolved. They didn't release any other information. 

ORIGINAL STORY | The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has issued a Missing Child Alert for a 9-year-old girl from Citra, Florida.

Chelsea Phillips, 9, was last seen in the 2400 block of NE 165th Street in Citra, Florida on Thursday, July 12.


Chelsea was last seen wearing a floral top with tan shorts and brown sandals. She has a birthmark on the back of her neck and is 4 feet 9 inches tall, weighs 55 pounds and has brown hair and blue eyes.

Anyone with any information on the whereabouts of Chelsea is urged to contact the Marion County Sheriff's Office at 352-732-9111 or 911.