BIG PINE KEY (CBSMiami) — Authorities say the search for a 10-year-old girl who disappeared in Big Pine Key has ended with her safe recovery.READ MORE: Three Dead In Shooting Outside Of A Wendy's In Hallandale Beach
Anna Rogers asked her mother to walk to the library from their home on Pond Lane, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office said.
She texted her mother Saturday she was leaving at 12:22 p.m. but never made it.READ MORE: Sunrise Arena Changing Name From BB&T Center To FLA Live Arena
However, shortly after police issued the alert, the girl was found unharmed.
“A witness called to say she knew where Anna was. She’d gone offshore with a family on their boat. She told the family she had permission to go,” the sheriff’s office said.MORE NEWS: Collins Park Garage In Miami Beach Achieves Leadership In Energy And Environmental Design Gold Certification
She was taken into the custody of law enforcement to be returned to her mother.