Laura Williams, Office of
Public Affairs & Media Relations
DeBary teen Charleigh Huffman returned home late this afternoon. She is safe.
*** UPDATE #1:
MALE SUSPECT LOCATED, ARRESTED; DEBARY TEEN STILL MISSING
Sheriff’s detectives located Hilario Maldonado, 29, this afternoon at his DeLand home. He has been taken into custody on charges of interfering with child custody after DeBary teen Charleigh Huffman left her home early today, possibly traveling with him, and a Be On the Lookout (bolo) was issued.
The teen is still missing and the Sheriff’s Office is asking everyone to keep an eye out for her.
If you spot her, please contact Detective Wheeler at (386) 748-9861, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the Sheriff’s Office at (386) 248-1777. Thank you.
PUBLIC’S HELP SOUGHT TO FIND MISSING TEEN, 15
DeBary Girl May Be With Adult Male
Volusia sheriff’s detectives need the public’s help to find a missing DeBary teen who may be with a 29-year-old male and was last seen at 4:15 a.m. today at her home.
Charleigh Huffman, 15, was last seen at her residence on Craycroft Avenue. She is 5’2” and weighs 130 pounds. She has blonde hair in a ponytail with the bottom half of her hair shaved. She was wearing a dark hoodie and white and blue camo running shorts when last seen.
Charleigh may be traveling with Hilario Maldonado, 29 (DOB 6/25/1991) in a beige Audi with Florida tag 379-1XA. He is a convicted felon and may be armed.
Anyone with information about the pair is urged to contact Detective Wheeler at (386) 748-9861, via email at email@example.com, or contact the Sheriff’s Office at (386) 248-1777 regarding case number 20-20012.
You can submit an anonymous tip by calling Crime Stoppers of Northeast Florida: 1-888-277-8477 (TIPS) or via the P3 Tips app available at NEFCrimestoppers.com.
IN CASE OF EMERGENCY, DIAL 911 IF YOU CAN’T CALL, YOU CAN SEND A TEXT TO 911