Over the weekend a national Amber Alert was issued for 10-year-old Jessica Ridgeway of Westminster, Colorado.
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) is asking for the public's help in locating Jessica. The child was last seen walking to school on 10/5/2012. The child was last seen wearing blue jeans, a black puffy jacket with a pink lining, and black boots with pom-poms. The child had purple eyeglasses with her.
The public is urged to call 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678) with any information they have concerning the disappearance of Jessica. Calls are kept confidential and may be made anonymously.