Miya Marcano Bio/Wiki
Miya Marcano, a missing girl from Orange County, was last seen near the University of Central Florida in Orlando, at the Arden Villas residences on Arden Villas Boulevard, at 5 p.m. on Friday, September 24.
On Sunday, September 26, deputies began searching for Marcano in the forested area behind her apartment building. Marcano’s height and weight have been verified to be 4’9 and 130 pounds.
Marcano, who lives on the property and works in the leasing office, was set to fly home the day she vanished. She, on the other hand, never got on the plane.
She is 19 years old.
Orlando Fl Girl Miya Marcano Missing
Where is Miya Marcano Now? On Sunday, September 26, Channel 9 approached Marcano’s family, but they were told by law authorities that they could not speak to the media since the investigation was still underway.
Marcano’s father, on the other hand, posted a photo of her on Facebook, stating that “this was the shirt she was wearing when she was last seen — there were signs of struggle in her apartment — and she may be in danger.”
MISSING: Miya Marcano, 19, was last seen around 5 p.m. on 9/24 at the Arden Villas apartments (3303 Arden Villas Boulevard, Orlando).
We are actively investigating this case and urge anyone with info to call the OCSO non-emergency line at 407-836-4357. If you see Miya, call 911. pic.twitter.com/Bh5ocQTjw4
— Orange County Sheriff’s Office (@OrangeCoSheriff) September 25, 2021
On September 26, Marcano’s friends and family staged a prayer vigil, pleading with the community to come forward and assist them in finding her.
Marcano was last seen at the Arden Villas Apartments, where the vigil was held before she vanished. Members of the community gathered, with Marcano’s family urging them to help find their daughter.
Detectives were looking through trees and along a retention pond in the back area of the apartments, according to Knapp.
PLEASE SHARE: Miya Marcano was last seen Friday at 5pm at Arden Villa apartments where neighbors say she worked. Family and friends handing out these flyers with even dad’s number begging for tips. @news6wkmg @OrangeCoSheriff pic.twitter.com/f2CRKEaFQK
— Nadeen Yanes (@NadeenNews6) September 26, 2021
Juan Castillo, who lives next to the flats, confirmed, “It sent chills down my spine to be honest because I didn’t know what they were looking for and yesterday the chopper that’s above us now was searching five or six times doing circles around,”
Contact If Anyone Knows Anything
“Anyone with even the smallest shred of information is urged to call us,” an Orange County deputy spokeswoman stated.
They, on the other hand, declined to provide any additional information. Anyone with information on Marcano’s whereabouts can call the OCSO’s non-emergency line at 407-836-4357. Anyone who encounters Marcano is encouraged to phone 911.
While Miya Marcano is not currently a UCF student, we support Orange County Sheriff’s efforts in the search to find Marcano. ⁰⁰We urge anyone with information to call the OCSO non-emergency line at 407-836-4357. If you see Miya, call 911. https://t.co/uHUfmQVtxj
— UCF (@UCF) September 26, 2021