UPDATE: Missing Child Alert canceled Kaileigh Hand

Posted at 3:31 PM, Jan 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-07 17:44:04-05

UPDATE: FDLE has canceled the Missing Child Alert for Kaileigh Hand as of Sunday, January 7th.


ALACHUA COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has issued a Missing Alert for Kaileigh Hand. 

Law enforcement says she was last seen in the area of the 6000 block of SE 221 Street in Hawthorne, Florida.

Investigators say Hand was last seen wearing a gray dress, black tights, and black high heels. She may be in the company of an unknown male. 

Reports say Hand is 17-year-old white female with brown hair and brown eyes. She is 5 feet, 5 inches tall and 260 pounds.

If you have any information concerning the whereabouts of this person, please contact FDLE or the Alachua County Sheriff's Office at 352-682-8912 or 911.