PALMETTO, Fla. (WWSB) – The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has issued a missing child alert for 7-year-old Ashley Ordaz of Palmetto who has been missing since Dec. 10.
In early December, the missing child’s mother made an agreement with the child’s father to allow the child to stay with him for the holidays. The father picked her up and agreed to return her to the mother by January 3rd. The mother has been in periodic telephone contact with the father during this time. When the mother telephoned the father on January 6th to ask for the child’s return, he refused.
Ashley is a white Hispanic female, standing 4 feet, 9 inches tall, 52 pounds, brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen in the area of the 200 block of 15th Street West in Palmetto. Palmetto Police say they are still following leads to determine her whereabouts.
Ashley possibly has a small cut on her forehead. The child may be in the company of Jesus Flores-Gonzalez, a white Hispanic male, 5 feet, 4 inches, weighing 200 pounds, brown hair and brown eyes. They are possibly traveling in a white Ford Expedition.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of this child please contact the Palmetto Police Department at 941-721-2000 or 911.
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