PALMETTO — A missing 13-year-old girl was located and returned to her parents Wednesday, according to a Palmetto Police Department report.
Scotia Hammond, who has been missing since Friday, was found unhurt in Kissimmee with a 24-year-old man, Donald Hannah.
Hannah, who is a resident of Osceola County, was arrested and charged with interfering with parental custody, and lewd and lascivious battery.
Hammond voluntarily left Manatee with Hannah, according to the report.
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Osceola County Sheriff’s Office investigators assisted the Palmetto Police detectives in the investigation and in returning the girl to Palmetto.