DeKalb County

11-year-old girl found after disappearing while leaving babysitter’s house, DeKalb police say

DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — A DeKalb County who was missing for nearly 15 hours has been located and is safe.

Karol Lopez, 11, was last seen on Tuesday evening at 6:40 p.m. leaving her babysitter’s house on N. DeKalb Drive just off of I-285 in Atlanta.


Police did not comment on where Karol was after leaving her babysitter’s house, only confirming that she is in good health.

Detectives say they are conducting interviews and will release more details when they have more information.

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