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UPDATE: This missing person has been located safe and unharmed.

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GAITHERSBURG, Md. (WUSA9) -- Montgomery County Police Department is searching for a missing 12-year-old girl from Gaithersburg, Md.

Claudia Martinez, 12, of S. Frederick Ave. in Gaithersburg, Md., was reported missing by her family, authorities said.

Claudia is described as a Hispanic girl. She is 5 feet tall and weighs 120 pounds, authorities said. She has brown eyes and black hair.

Police and her family are worried about her well-being.

The 12-year-old is often in the area of Summit Hall Road and W. Deer Park Road in Gaithersburg, Md., authorities said.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Claudia Martinez is asked to call the Montgomery County Police Special Victims Investigations Division at 240-773-5400 or the police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (24 hour line).

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