Missing Child Alert

The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office and the Alabama Department of Public Safety ask for your assistance in locating Elizabeth Drew Pledger, white female, 17 years old, 5'10", 130 lbs., blue eyes and blonde hair.

Elizabeth Pledger was last seen Sunday, October 16, 2005, in Centre, Alabama, which is in Cherokee County. She was traveling with 22-year-old Charles David Blalock, and is believed to be in danger due to Blalock’s being a suspect in a theft investigation.

They were traveling in Elizabeth's 2000 Kia Spectra, blue in color with Alabama license plate #13B642K. No clothing description is available for Elizabeth.

If you have any information regarding this missing child, please contact the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office at 256-927-3365 or 256-484-4111, or Department of Public Safety Missing Children at 1-800-228-7688, or your local police department.

Additional information is available on Public Safety’s Web site www.dps.state.al.us.