14-year-old girl missing in Punta Gorda

Posted at 10:27 AM, Jun 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-10 10:27:26-04

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. -- Deputies are on the lookout for a 14-year-old Punta Gorda girl that was last seen Wednesday evening.

Samantha Hottlet was seen on foot Wednesday in Port Charlotte in the 22300 block of New York Avenue.  in Punta Gorda at approximately 1:15 PM, and then was last seen around 6 PM that evening at the Four Point Hotel in Punta Gorda with two female companions.

She is approximately 5'2", 100 lbs, with brown hair and eyes.  She was last seen wearing black yoga pants, white Nike shoes, and a gray sweater.

She is not believed to be in danger, however she is a witness in an upcoming trial.

If you have information that can assist in helping safely locate Samantha Hottlet, please call 911 or contact the CCSO at 941-639-2101.