14-year-old girl reported missing

missing, crystal river, runaway
Kayla Desiree-Marie Nienhuis

[UPDATE January 17, 2020, at 12:17 p.m. — Kayla Desiree-Marie Nienhuis was found safe.]

On January 13, 2020, Kayla Desiree-Marie Nienhuis was reported as a missing juvenile to the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office.

She is a 14-year-old white female, 5 feet 2 inches tall, 115 pounds, brown eyes, brown hair, wearing a maroon Hollister shirt, white shorts, and white Van’s sneakers.

She was last seen in the area of Crystal River, FL., January 11, 2020, at about 1:00 PM.


Nienhuis’ family is worried and asking anyone with information to come forward.

If you have seen Kayla or know her whereabouts, please contact the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit at 352-726-1121.To remain anonymous and possibly be eligible for a reward, contact Citrus County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-269-8477.