Missing teen believed to be in Houston may be in need of medical attention


SUGAR LAND, Texas – Authorities are searching for a missing 17-year-old girl who was last seen at her home in Sugar Land on March 19.

Shelby Rodriguez is believed to be in the Houston area.

Investigators believe Rodriguez may be in need of medical attention.

Rodriguez is described as Hispanic, about 5 feet 2 inches tall and 125 pounds. She wears glasses and her ears are pierced.

Anyone with information about Shelby is asked to contact the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children at 1-800-843-5678 (1-800-THE-LOST) or the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office at 281-341-4665.