AMBER ALERT: Issued for missing Smith County girl

Kayla Gomez-Orozco still missing Wednesday night.

CHEROKEE COUNTY - 7:00 p.m UPDATE: Prayer vigil held for Kayla at 7 p.m. tonight at Bullard City Hall.

3:15 p.m. UPDATE: Kayla Gomez-Orozco is listed as missing, but authorities have not yet ruled out a possible abduction. They are asking for the public's help. if you have any information or have seen her, call 972-559-5711.

1:50 p.m. UPDATE: The prayer vigil location has changed. It is now going to be held at Bullard City Hall located at 114 South Phillips Street.

12:50 p.m. UPDATE: Cherokee County Sheriff's department is taking the lead in the investigation into Kayla's disappearance. The FBI and the Texas Rangers are assisting.

12:08 p.m. UPDATE: A prayer vigil for Kayla is scheduled for 7 p.m. tonight at the First Baptist Church in Bullard. The church is located at 1428 South Houston Street in Bullard. 

11:07 a.m. UPDATE: The vehicle described in the original alert is no longer valid and we have not yet received any new information. 

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The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office is searching for a missing 10-year-old girl from Tyler, Texas.
 
An Amber Alert was issued for Kayla Gomez-Orozco just after midnight. They believe she was abducted and could be in grave or immediate danger. According to the Cherokee County Sheriff's office, Kayla was taken from the church lobby of Bullard First Assembly on Highway 69 in Bullard, Texas.
 
Kayla is 4 feet tall and weighs about 90 pounds. She has black hair, brown eyes and was last seen wearing a black Racquet and Jog shirt with a peach colored skirt. The possible suspect is driving a red, Cadillac SRX and was last heard from in Bullard. 
 
 
Kayla is a Jack Elementary student. Tyler ISD sent the following statement:
 
Counselors will also be at the campus to provide assistance and support as needed for staff and students. 
If you have any information regarding this abduction, call the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office at 903-683-2271.
 
Refresh the page for updates on this developing story.
 
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