Carbondale Police Seeking Whereabouts of Missing Girl

CARBONDALE – Carbondale Police needs your help in finding a missing 7-year-old girl who was last seen at about 6 p.m. Monday in the 600 block of West Cherry Street.

Patrice D. Dotson is described as about 4’ tall, weighing about 70 pounds, with brown eyes and braided black hair with multi-colored beads. She was last seen wearing gray shorts, a white t- shirt and pink shoes. Dotson is believed to be in the Carbondale area on foot. Dotson has a mental developmental disability and is sometimes non-verbal.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Dotson should contact the Carbondale Police Department at 457-3200. The investigation continues.