9-year-old girl found in Bartholomew County

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UPDATE: She has been found safe. Original story follows below.

TAYLORSVILLE, Ind. (WISH) — A 9-year-old girl was reported missing Thursday night after she failed to return home from a school playground, the Bartholomew County sheriff said. 

Kelsay Manza was last seen around 6:30 and 7 p.m. at the Taylorsville Elementary School playground.

The sheriff said in a Facebook post that the family contacted the Emergency Operations Center once she failed to return home. They discovered she had walked away from the playground.

She was last seen wearing a red and white, long-sleeved top with black leggings.

Anyone with information was asked to call 812-379-1689.

Taylorsville is an unincorporated community about 20 miles southeast of Indianapolis. 

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