A Collier County police helicopter flies over Sunset Cove on Marco Island's W. Elkcam Circle 11 a.m. Tuesday. / Quentin Roux/marcoislandflorida.com
A helicopter crew searches the area around the Esplanade and Veterans Community Park. / Quentin Roux/marcoislandflorida.com
At approximately 840 a.m. a 10- year-old female, named Maggie Morris, was discovered missing from her Hunt Court. home on Marco Island.
Officers from the Marco Island Police Department began an immediate search of the island. Marco Island Fire Rescue and Collier County Sheriff’s Office personnel (Air and K-9 assets) assisted with the search. The child was located at 11 a.m. in the area of N. Collier Blvd & Elkcam Circle. The child was transported to a medical facility for treatment unaffiliated with the missing incident.
The Marco Island Police Department would like to thank MIFRD, CCSO and numerous citizens who assisted in locating Maggie.