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Woman, 3 kids located after they went missing from Fruita on Saturday

Posted at 6:35 PM, Jul 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-10 12:49:06-04

(UPDATE WEDNESDAY 10:30 a.m.) — The family that had been missing from Mesa County since Saturday was found safe, authorities announced Wednesday at 10:30 a.m.

Shiann Moore and her three children were found in Evans after a citizen recognized them from the news and the Endangered Missing Person Alert that was issued Tuesday.

All four members of the family are safe and in good health.


MESA COUNTY, Colo. – A woman and her three children who were last seen in Fruita on Saturday have gone missing, prompting Colorado authorities to issue an Endangered Missing Person Alert Tuesday.

Shiann Moore, 27, of Clifton, along with 10-year-old Lillie Faries, 7-year-old Timothy Pearce, and 10-month-old Sabrina Pearce, were last seen Saturday evening at a home on E. Carolina Ave. in Fruita.

The woman and children are believed to be traveling in a 2001 silver Pontiac Grand Prix with Colorado license plate GOA-169.

Investigators said they do not have a reason to believe the family is in immediate danger but would like to make sure the woman and the three children are safe.

Moore is white, measures 4-foot-11-inches tall and weighs 125 pounds. She has blonde hair and brown eyes. Deputies with the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office said it’s possible she could have a different hair color.

Faries is described as white, measuring 4-feet tall and weighs about 60 pounds. She has blonde hair and blue eyes.

If you see them, please contact the Mesa County Sheriff’s Office at (970) 242-6707 or call 911.