Update: Search called off for missing 8-year-old girl

Crews responded to a water rescue involving children at Schramm Park State Recreation Area earlier Thursday afternoon.
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The search has been called off for an 8-year-old girl who was reported missing earlier Thursday afternoon.

Emergency crews responded to the reported water rescue involving children at Schramm Park State Recreation Area at around 3:00 p.m.

Four of the five kids originally reported missing were accounted for. The fifth one, an 8 year old girl named Tarie was reportedly not wearing a life vest and has still not been found.

The Sarpy County Sheriff’s Office, Yutan Volunteer Fire Department and Fire and Rescue from Waterloo, Springfield, Gretna, and Louisville searched for Tarie with help of the Nebraska State Patrol who brought in helicopters to assist. Several boats combed the waters as well.

Many Nebraskans volunteered to help find the missing girl.

Officials are asking residents in the area to keep an eye out for the 8 year old who was last seen in a white bathing suit.

We will provide more information as it becomes available.

Original Story:

Emergency crews responded Thursday afternoon to a reported water rescue involving children at Schramm Park State Recreation Area.

Crews were called to the scene around 3 p.m.

Sarpy County Sheriff’s Office say four of five kids involved are accounted for. The search continues for the fifth child.

A Channel 8 Eyewitness News crew is on the scene working to gather more information.

This is a developing story, we will continue to provide updates as they become available.

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