EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. — Update, Aug. 17: El Paso County Sheriff’s Office said she has been found safe.


The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in helping locate a missing 15-year-old girl.

The girl went missing at around 9 p.m. on Aug. 12. She was last seen near the corner of East La Salle Street and Querida Drive.

She was wearing a light-colored hoodie, blue jeans and a gray backpack. She was also wearing black and blue tennis shoes, black framed glasses and a blue butterfly necklace.

Deputies say she has a knee injury and is on crutches. She is accompanied by a black and white emotional support dog.

The missing teen has medication that she needs and is considered endangered.

If you have any information, call 719-390-5555.