GOLDEN CITY, MO.--- We are following breaking news out of Golden City, where authorities have just announced charges in the case of missing 12-year-old Adriaunna Horton. Action 12's Jennifer Penate is standing by with a representative with Missouri State Highway Patrol for the latest in the investigation.
Authorities have been searching for Adriaunna since early yesterday evening. She was reported missing around 5:30 last night. Her friends and siblings saw her get into a vehicle near Hazel Park in Golden City and then contacted authorities saying Adriaunna was missing. Officials were able to find the suspect, Bobby Bourne, and take him into custody around 7 p.m. and impounded the car.
Early this morning, authorities from 15 different law enforcement agents as well as hundreds of residents around the Golden City area started searching for Adriaunna. They went by foot, horseback even helicopter and boat trying to find her. Just moments ago authorities filed charges in her disappearance.
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