Missing 12-year-old girl found, Palm Bay police say

Eva Marie Hale found at a friend's home


PALM BAY, Fla. – Palm Bay police say a missing 12-year-old girl, who they were asking the public's help in finding has been found.

Police say Eva Marie Hale was located at at friend's home.

An adult in the home saw Eva's picture on the news and called police, police said.

Eva Marie Hale had last been seen Saturday around 1 p.m. on Port Malabar Boulevard walking west from Chello Avenue before being found, police said.

Investigators said that she had been knocking on doors in a neighborhood looking for a school friend near Chello Avenue.