UPDATE (August 17 2:49 p.m.):
Taylor Ann Swando has been located unharmed in Essex.
The Baltimore County Police Department thanks everyone who shared her information on social media.
Original release (August 17 10:34 a.m.):
Baltimore County Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 15-year-old girl missing from the Essex area.
Taylor Ann Swando is a white female, 5’02”, 105 pounds, with blonde hair and brown eyes. She should be wearing a pink bikini top, small black shorts, and flip flops. She resides in the 9700 block of Morning View Circle 21128.
Swando was last seen on August 16 at 2 p.m. at the Cutter Marina in the 1900 Block of Old Eastern Boulevard 21221. She has emotional challenges, does not know the area or anyone who lives in the area, and does not have a phone with her.
The search for Taylor Ann Swando is being led by the Baltimore County Police Crimes Against Children Unit.
Anyone with information on Taylor Ann Swando is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.