UPDATE - 5:45PM -- Vanessa has been located and she is safe. Our original story is below.

Authorities in Pleasantville are urgently asking for your help in locating a 10-year-old girl.

According to a post on the Pleasantville Police Department Facebook page,

We are urgently looking for Vanessa, she is 10 y/o and was last seen in the area of the Sam's Club and McDonald's just before 4pm. Vanessa was last seen wearing black pants, a long sleeve maroon shirt and a pink/grey backpack. She may also be in possession of an orange water bottle.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Pleasantville police at (609) 641-6100 or 9-1-1.

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