Frantic search for Alabama teen missing since Wednesday

Emmalee Jane Rose vanished from her home

Authorities in Autauga County, Alabama, are reaching out to the public in the search for a 14-year-old girl who has been since Wednesday.

Emmalee Jane Rose was last seen at her residence at about 9 p.m. Wednesday night.

“Her mother went to wake her up this (Thursday) morning and she wasn’t at home,” the sheriff told the Montgomery Advertiser. “She also hasn’t been to school today. We feel she may be with someone but we don’t know for sure. We are treating it as a missing persons investigation.

“The important thing is we need to bring this young lady home.”

There are not indications at this time that authorities suspect foul play, and an Amber Alert has not been issued. Amber Alerts are typically reserved for children who are suspected to have been abducted, and/or are at immediate risk of serious bodily injury or death.

Rose is described as being 4-feet, 11 inches tall, weighing 95 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. There is no available description of what she might have been wearing at the time of her disappearance.

Anyone with information about Rose’s whereabouts or the circumstances of her disappearance are asked to please call the please call the Autauga County Sheriff’s Office at 334-361- 2500.


Photo: Autauga County Sheriff’s Office