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Missing Vero Beach mom, 3 kids found safe

Posted at 7:29 PM, Feb 13, 2018
and last updated 2020-02-12 15:21:15-05

UPDATE: The Indian River County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday morning that Sophia Thelisma and her children were found safe. 


The Indian River County Sheriff's Office is asking the public's help in locating a 26-year-old mother and her three children. 

Officials say Sophia Thelisma of Vero Beach is being sought to verify the welfare of the children, all under 7-years-old.

Thelisma may be driving a black Pontiac Grand AM bearing Florida tag AHXG74 or a 2000 Ford Expedition with Florida tag 3943JX.

She is known to frequent St. Lucie County, specially the Fort Pierce area. 

According to a news release, Thelisma is actively evading law enforcement. 

Anyone with information on Thelisma's whereabouts is urged to call 911 immediately, in reference to Indian River County Sheriff's Office case 2018-25973.