JACKSONVILLE (CBSMiami/CNN) – The seek for a lacking north Florida teen was known as off late Sunday afternoon after a physique believed to be her was discovered.
A 14-year-old boy has been charged with second-degree homicide in her dying.
The St. Johns Co. Sheriff’s Division mentioned Sunday morning, round 10 a.m., the household of 13-year-old Tristyn Bailey reported her lacking. They mentioned she has final seen round 1:15 a.m. on the Durbin Amenity Middle.
A lacking baby alert was issued and at daybreak, sheriff’s deputies, pals, and neighbors started to look the realm across the recreation middle and a close-by veterans park.
Sheriff’s officers known as off the search shortly after 6 p.m.
“This was an exhaustive search by the neighborhood, by the St John’s County Sheriff’s workplace. We now have positioned a physique that’s preliminarily recognized as Tristyn Bailey,” mentioned St. Johns County Sheriff Robert Hardwick on Sunday night time.
Hardwick mentioned it hasn’t been decided whether or not the teenager might be charged as an grownup.
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