Rosie O'Donnell, a mother of five children, is reaching out to the public in hopes of finding her 17-year-old daughter, Chelsea, who was reported as missing on Sunday.
On Tuesday, a message was posted to the 53-year-old comedienne's website. The post said,
Rosie O'Donnell's 17 year old daughter, Chelsea O'Donnell was reported missing. Nyack, New York police authorities have been looking for her in the Rockland County area since Sunday, August 16. She was last seen Tuesday, August 11. She was wearing a black sweatshirt hoodie, dark ripped blue jeans, women's grey converse sneakers and a black backpack. Chelsea has a large tattoo on her right side of a dream catcher with the word 'Breathe.' She left home with her 6 month old therapy dog named Bear. The dog is a 9 lbs brown and black terrier. Chelsea stopped taking her medicine and is in need of medical attention. Any information please contact authorities at 845-358-0206 or 911.
As the post explained, Chelsea was last seen in Rockland County, New York with her dog, Bear.
Rosie also tweeted about Chelsea's disappearance.
chelsea and her dog bear - last seen in nyack ny - may be in NYC - please call 845-358-0206 or 911 pic.twitter.com/1jXbNxravZ — Rosie (@Rosie) August 18, 2015
People voiced support for Rosie through Twitter accounts and helped spread awareness about the missing O'Donnell daughter.
Sorry to hear about Rosie O'Donnell's daughter being missing. Hope they find her safe. — Rob Embrey (@baywatchboy) August 18, 2015
#Prayers for Rosie O'Donnell's daughter who is missing. No mother should have to bear this burden. — EPVallone (@EPVallone) August 18, 2015
Sending prayers for Rosie and her family. Rosie O'Donnell's 17-Year-Old Daughter Chelsea Reported Missing http://t.co/edE21x9Fmb@eonline — Marc Malkin (@marcmalkin) August 18, 2015
If you have any information about Chelsea's whereabouts, please contact either 845-358-0206 or 911.