Missing 12-year-old Minneapolis girl found, returned home

Caressa Elizabeth May, 12, has been missing since Sunday afternoon. (Minneapolis Police Department)

Update (Tuesday, Dec. 24): Caressa Elizabeth May was found by police in St. Paul, Minnesota and has returned home to her family, according to the Minneapolis Police Department. 

The Minneapolis Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a 12-year-old girl who has been missing since Sunday afternoon.

Caressa Elizabeth May lives in north Minneapolis, but police say her phone shows she was recently in Brooklyn Center and St. Paul. She is also known to use Metro Transit buses and trains. 

May was last seen wearing a purple North Face jacket and black pants. 

Anyone who has seen Caressa or has information regarding her whereabouts is asked to call 911.