UPDATE: Kara Ryan has been found safe and returned to her family.
San Marcos police are searching for a missing 14-year-old girl who has been missing since Friday morning.
Police say Kara Ryan was last seen on Dec. 8 around 11:06 a.m. leaving her home in the 200 block of Horseshoe Bend without permission. Kara's parents called police on Dec. 9 seeking help and reported her as a run away.
Kara was last seen in a gray jacket, black converse shoes and carrying a peach colored backpack with gray polka dots. Police describe her as weighing about 120 pounds, being 5'5'' tall and having a short blonde bob hair cut. Kara has greenish-gray eyes.
Police say Kara was reported to have made suicidal comments to her sister prior to her disappearance. Friends told police they haven't heard form her or seen her.
SMPD is asking for the public to call them if they have any information at 512-753-2108