The search for a 7-year-old girl who went missing Saturday night, May 25, in near Newhalem, Wash., had a happy ending Sunday evening with the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office announcing she was found safe and healthy.
According to a post on the sheriff’s office’s Facebook page, the girl went missing from North Cascades National Park at approximately 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
Sheriff’s Search and Rescue deputies, along with search and rescue volunteers, assisted the National Park Service, according to the post.
“Prayers are needed for her safe return to her family,” the post said.
According to a story published by komonews.com, Gwynn Dilstrom was last seen at the Lower Goodell Group Campground. She was wearing a black, long, sleep shirt with a cat picture on it and purple leggings. She was described as 4 feet tall and approximately 60 pounds with blond hair.