8-year-old with autism missing in North Lauderdale

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - A child with autism has gone missing, and officials are asking for the public’s help.

According to the Broward Sheriff’s Office, 8-year-old Samyia went missing from her North Lauderdale home on Wednesday.

Officials said she stands 5 feet 3 inches tall, weighs about 130 pounds and was last seen wearing a blue shirt and green pants.

If you locate Samyia, please call (954) 493-9477 or (954) 831 -8901.

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