SCSO Update: 11-year-old previously reported missing, found safe

SUMTER COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – UPDATE: The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office says Jozanna Quezada was found safe in a wooded wooded area off of Sans Souci Road.


Sumter County deputies need your help to find a missing child.

Authorities say Jozanna Quezada, 11, left her home at Sans Souci Road around 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, following an argument with a sibling.

According to investigators, she was last seen on Tuesday at the corner of Edgehill Road and Raccoon Road around 6 p.m.

Deputies say she was last seen wearing blue jeans, a gray t-shirt with pink stripes and elbow length sleeves with no shoes.

According to officials, Quezada is 5 feet tall, weighs about 100 pounds and does not have any medical conditions.

“I ask that everyone continues to pray for Jozanna’s safe return and ask that anyone with information calls Sumter County Sheriff’s Office at (803) 436-2000. Please do not hesitate to contact officials. I also ask parents of children who know Jozanna to call. We want to know as much about her as possible to figure out where she might be,” said Sumter County Sheriff Anthony Dennis.

If you have seen her, please call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC. You can also call 803-774-3850 with information.

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