- Decota Atkinson has been found "safe and sound," police say.
Hamilton police are asking for the public’s help in the search for a missing 14-year-old girl.
Decota Atkinson went missing from her central Hamilton home on Thursday, police said in a Friday night news release.
Police provided a photo of Atkinson and described her as:
- Five feet nine inches tall
- Approximately 140 lbs.
- Fair in complexion, with freckles and blue eyes
- Straight, red, shoulder-length hair
- Last seen wearing white jeans, a black spring jacket, and a black backpack with brown trim
Anyone with information about Atkinson’s whereabouts is asked to call the Division One staff sergeant at 905-546-4725.
An earlier version of this story gave the incorrect spelling of Atkinson's first name.May 03, 2014 9:57 AM ET