Haines City, Fla. (970 WFLA)-The Haines City Police Department is searching for 28-year-old Yanela Lorente of Haines City.
Yanela was last seen leaving her home on Sunday afternoon, May 28th and was last heard from via text message with a family member that evening.
The Polk County Sheriff's Office and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission have been assisting Haines City Police in the search for Yanela.
Yanela was last seen wearing a red and white flannel long-sleeved shirt, a white T-shirt with black lettering, short dark colored shorts, and black shoes with white soles. She was driving her white 2013 Kia Optima, which was later found parked off of Old Polk City Road, east of CR 557 near the entrance to the FWC Hilochee Osprey Unit Wildlife Reserve, in Haines City.
Yanela is described as 5'04" tall, 125 lbs., with brown hair, brown eyes, a scar on her right thigh, surgical scars on her abdomen, and a naval ring (belly button piercing).
If you saw Yanela or her car anytime on Sunday, May 29, 2017, please contact HCPD Detective Colon at 863-242-2188.
If you know where Yanela is, please contact HCPD Detective Colon at863-242-2188 or 863-421-3636 ext 2268, or Heartland Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS (8477) - anonymity is guaranteed!