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Missing, endangered juvenile located

For Immediate Release : Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
Release Number: 22-014


Friday January 28, 2022 12:00 AM


Tampa, Florida
Missing, endangered juvenile located


Garcia has been located. Thanks to all who shared this information.


The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance in locating a missing juvenile from Tampa.

On January 28, 2022, at approximately 12 a.m., Analessa Garcia, 16, left her home near the intersection of Webb Road and Jackson Springs Road in the Town 'n' Country area. Garcia left making multiple comments to harm herself and others. She was last seen walking eastbound on Jackson Springs Road. 

Garcia is between 5'2" and 5'5" tall and weighs about 150 pounds. She was last seen wearing a dark gray Nike sweatshirt and black and red plaid pants. Garcia was also carrying a black backpack and blue fanny pack.

If you have any information on Analessa Garcia's whereabouts, you're urged to contact the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at (813) 247-8200.

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