UPDATE: Missing girl found unharmed

Savannah Deetta Silver

UPDATE - 6:26 pm: The McDowell County Sheriff's Office said the missing girl has been found unharmed.


Authorities are searching for a 12-year-old girl who ran away from her residence Saturday night.

Savannah Deetta Silver left her home at 240 Proctors Knob Road at approximately 9:30 p.m. Her grandmother reported her missing at 10 p.m.

Silver is a white female who stands 4 feet, 11 inches tall, weighs about 105 pounds and has blue eyes and straight, shoulder-length blonde hair.

Anyone with information concerning Silver’s whereabouts is asked to call the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office at 652-2235 or the McDowell County 911 communications center at 652-4000.