MCSO: Two foster children missing

Sep 7, 2012, 6:17 PM | Updated: 6:17 pm

Authorities are searching for two foster children who went missing on Wednesday, the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office said in a release.

The children, 11-year-old Esperanza Darrin and 9-year-old Bella Darrin, were reported missing from the Youngstown, Ariz. foster home.

The girls left their residence about 8:00 a.m. in the direction of Country Meadows Elementary School, but never arrived at school.

It is believed the girls are heading for their old neighborhood near 67th Ave. and Bethany Home Rd.

Esperanza Darrin is about 5-foot-6 and weighs about 130 pounds. She has brown hair and eyes.

Bella Darrin is about 4-foot-6 and weighs about 60 pounds. She has brown hair and eyes.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of the two girls is asked to contact MCSO and ask for case number 12-161167.

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