PBSO seeks missing, endangered runaway

Posted at 3:28 PM, Jan 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-15 23:52:41-05

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. -- The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in locating a missing and endangered child.

PBSO says 12-year-old Demara Nelson ran away from her foster home in Boynton Beach on Thursday, January 14 at 5:40 p.m. and has not been seen or heard from since.

Demara is described as a black female, standing 5' 3" tall, weighing approximately 177 lbs., she has black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a gray hoodie, black t-shirt, and black and white pants.

Demara has little money, few clothes and nowhere to stay.  PBSO considers her to be a missing/endangered person.

If you should come into contact with Demara Nelson, please contact 561-688-3400 or your nearest law enforcement agency.