Missing Orlando girl found safe

Jameria Bennett was at friend's house, deputies say

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ORLANDO, Fla. – A missing 11-year-old girl who was last seen Wednesday afternoon near her back yard was found safe, deputies said.

"#breaking Missing 11 year old Jameria Bennett found. Came home from friend's house. Safe and sound with family," the Orange County Sheriff's Office tweeted Thursday morning.

Jameria was reported missing after last being seen around 5 p.m. Wednesday while walking toward the back yard of her home at 4800 Elkmont Road near Pine Hills Road in Orlando.

No other details were released.