Authorities need help finding missing S.C. mom, 2 kids who could be in Tampa Bay area

Posted at 11:46 AM, Oct 19, 2017

The Manatee County Sheriff's Office is working with authorities in Pickens County, South Carolina in search for a mother and her two children who they believe may be in the Bradenton area.

Detectives say Siquanna Armstrong, the mother, is in tow with two children, a five-year-old girl named Laila and a two-year-old boy named Drake. A third child, who is unnamed and was considered missing, was located at the residence of a family member in Bradenton. 

The Manatee Sheriff's Office believe Armstrong is driving in a gold Chevrolet SUV that resembles the one pictured above.

According to the report, there is a South Carolina court order for the children to be taken into custody. Anyone with information to contact law enforcement.