The sheriff’s deputies are looking for a college student who disappeared over the weekend near the University of Central Florida, authorities said Monday.
Miya Marcano, 19 years old Valencia College A sophomore, she was last seen Friday at her home in the Arden Villas apartment complex in Orlando, about a mile from the UCF campus, Orange County sheriffs said.
I was scheduled to fly from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale Friday night to visit family, but he missed the flight and has not been heard from since, loved ones told NBC affiliate WESH.
“All we ask of you is to help us get Miya home,” Marcano’s grandmother, Joysue Thompson, told the news station. “Take her home safely, drop her off and tell us where she is and we’ll pick her up, just bring her home.”
Although he is not a UCF student, school officials asked everyone on their campus to keep an eye out for Marcano or present any information that might help investigators.
Authorities said he is 5 feet tall, weighs 130 pounds, and has brown hair and green eyes.
Marcano was last seen wearing a red shirt, jeans and a black hoodie, according to the apartment complex. where she also worked.
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Mohammed syed contributed.