The Kern County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help finding a 12-year-old Wasco girl missing since Aug. 19.
Wendy Barrita was last seen near 9th and P streets and is considered at risk because of her age, according to a press release from the sheriff’s office.
Barrita is 4-foot-11, weighs 140 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes.
Those with more information in regard to Barrita’s location are urged to call the Kern County Sheriff’s Office at (661) 861-3110.
– Anthony Pollreisz