14 Year Old Shaina McBride Missing Since 8/15/14 in Isle of Venice, FL (Update: Missing Fort Lauderdale Teen Found Safe “Hanging out in a Hotel” with 19 Year Old James Pescovitz-Gider)
14 year old Shaina McBride has been missing since Friday, August 15, 2014. The Fort Lauderdale, Florida teen was last seen Friday night at 9 pm when a family friend said Shaina McBride left her family’s boat off Isle of Venice to step outside for a few minutes. Shaina never returned or has been seen or hard from since. Our prayers that she is found safe and soon.
A friend of the family said 14-year-old Shaina McBride left her family’s boat off Isle of Venice to step outside for a few minutes and never returned.
McBride left her purse, phone charger and all her belongings on the boat.
She is described as being white, 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing 145 pounds.
She has blonde hair and green eyes and is most likely barefoot.
UPDATE I: According to a comment from her alleged sister, Angelica Mcbride, she was not a party girl.
My sister is not a party girl, she never like to party she is only 14 years old just turn 14 in June ! And she wanted to do something different with her hair don’t mean nothing!
Fort Lauderdale Police say a 14-year-old girl who set off a massive search after she was reported missing was found Wednesday with a man at a local hotel and now charges have been filed.
Shaina McBride was found “hanging out in a hotel” on Fort Lauderdale Beach, with a young man. She had been reported missing last Friday after she had been last seen at her home in the area of Las Olas Boulevard and Isle of Venice.
According to Fort Lauderdale Police detectives, the male with McBride was identified as James Pescovitz-Gider, 19. Detectives said McBride and Pescovitz-Gider had started a relationship in June and that led up to her running away and staying with the boy at the local hotel since last Friday.
Detectives said the couple had several consensual sexual encounters over the past several days. Because of that, Pescovitz-Gider was arrested and charged with two counts of Lewd and Lascivious Battery of a minor.