MISSING BIRTHDAY: Friends Gather For Missing Girl’s Birthday

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Tuesday, friends are gathering in eastern Iowa to celebrate the birthday of a missing girl.

Tuesday, October 2nd is Lyric Cook’s 11th birthday.  She hasn’t been seen since July 13th when she and her cousin, Elizabeth Collins, disappeared after riding their bikes away from their grandmother’s house in Evansdale.

Friends are getting together Tuesday to make cookies, friendship bracelets and a card for

Lyric.

Authorities aren’t giving up hope that Lyric and Elizabeth are still alive.  A $50,000 reward is offered to information leading to the girls.