Missing Florida girls found safe after being outed by Uber driver

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (WFLA) – Deputies say an Uber driver told them where to find two girls who disappeared in Jacksonville.

Kamryn Lueck, 9, and Veronica Lueck, 13, were reported missing after getting in an argument with a family member Thursday night.

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said the girls took an Uber to their friend’s house, which is on the other side of town.

The Uber driver later saw a post on social media, pleading for the girls’ safe return.

He called police and led investigators to the house where he dropped them off. The girls were safely located.

Further information was not immediately available.

ORIGINAL STORY | Deputies are looking for two sisters who vanished in Jacksonville Thursday night.

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said Kamryn Lueck, 9, and Veronica Lueck, 13, disappeared from the Hyde Park area around 11:45 p.m. after an argument with a family member. The girls have not been seen since.

Kamryn is 4 feet and 8 inches tall and weighs 90 pounds. She has sandy blonde hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a pink shirt, blue jeans and black shoes with zigzag stripes.

Veronica is 5 feet and 3 inches tall and weighs 120 pounds. She has brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a blue shirt, which may have a Florida Gators logo, with black Vans tennis shoes.

Those with information regarding the girls’ whereabouts should call detectives at 904-630-0500.

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