A 13-year-old Morris County girl missing since Monday was safely located in Virginia, authorities confirmed Wednesday.
Deris Avila-Ulloa, who also goes by the nicknames Sofia and Daisy, was last seen at her Rockaway Township home around 8 p.m. Monday, according to Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker, and Rockaway Township Police Chief Martin McParland.
As of Wednesday, Avila-Ulloa was found in Virginia, and plans are underway for her to return to New Jersey, authorities said.
The circumstances surrounding Avila-Ulloa’s disappearance remain under investigation, however.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Rockaway Township Police Department at 973-625-4000 or the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Missing Persons Unit On-Call Detective at 973-285-2900.
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