Manatee girl, 14, reported missing by mother

May 28, 2014 

Kinesha Goolsby, missing

MANATEE -- The Manatee County Sheriff's Office Crimes Against Children Unit reported a 14-year-old juvenile has been missing since Sunday from her home in the 200 block of 60th Avenue Drive West, Bradenton.

The 4-foot-11 Kinesha Goolsby, black hair and brown eyes, had phone contact with her mother since Sunday. Her mom reported her missing when she did not hear from her Wednesday.

Goolsby did text her mom an alarming message at 5 p.m. Wednesday: "I'm tired of living. I don't want to live anymore."

Phone contact was made with Goolsby through a friend who would not provide her exact location in East Bradenton. She is believed to be in Woodwinds off 15th Street East

Goolsby is on probation and deputies report she should be evaluated for a Baker Act.

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