The St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office says they have found a body they believe to be that of 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey, who was reported missing around 10 a.m. Sunday morning.
St. Johns County Sheriff Robert Hardwick says deputies are in the early stages of their investigation and have preliminarily identified the body they found as Tristyn.
According to Hardwick no other updates will be provided Sunday, but are expected to have more information on Monday morning.
Originally, A Florida MISSING CHILD Alert was issued for Tristyn Bailey, a white female, 13 years old, 5 feet 4 inches tall, 120 pounds, blonde hair and green eyes, last seen in the area of the 700 block of North Durbin Parkway in St. Johns, Florida.
She was last seen wearing a white cheer shirt, black or blue shorts, and black Vans shoes.
She has multiple birthmarks on her face, a scar on her right forearm, and she has braces.