Allendale Preteen Reported Missing

Posted at 5:32 AM, Oct 09, 2013
and last updated 2013-10-09 09:21:31-04

ALLENDALE, Mich. — An 11-year-old girl went missing Tuesday and was last seen when she left her home to do homework at a friend’s house.

Shelia Gutierrez Rivera is not believed to be in any danger. In fact, after being reported missing as of 6 p.m. Tuesday, it was learned she might have been with an 18-year-old family friend.

Shelia left her apartment on Martinie Drive in Allendale for a friend’s house around 4 p.m. She stands 4’9″, has long brown hair and brown eyes. She was wearing black jeans, a navy blue Hollister hooded sweatshirt, Adidas shoes, and she was carrying a multi-colored backpack with musical notes.

If you see her, call the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office at 800-249-0911.