12-year-old found safe

RAEFORD, NC Bell is a Native American female, approximately 4' 4" tall, weighing 98 pounds. She has long black hair, and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing dark blue jeans, a lime green southpole pullover shirt, black leather jacket and black flat shoes with a bow.

Authorities believe there is one abductor, Michelle Hardin.

Hardin is a 35-year- old, Native American, female, 5' 4" tall, weighing 132 pounds.

She has long, dark brown hair and brown eyes.

Hardin was last seen wearing an orange Harley Davidson shirt, white jeans, black Harley Davidson boots, an orange Harley Davidson bandana and a brown Harley Davidson jacket.

She has a scar on her upper lip and a mole on her left cheek. She was seen traveling with a white, heavyset male who has a mustache and is wearing a white t-shirt.

They also have a white male teenage boy, approximately 14 years old, traveling with them.

The child was last seen with Hardin at 717 Mockingbird Hill Road in Raeford, N.C. They could be headed for Maxton or Charlotte.

The vehicle is a purple Ford F-150 pickup. The truck has an extended cab.

If you have any information regarding this abduction, call the Hoke County Sheriff`s Office immediately at (910) 875-5111, or call 911 or *HP.

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