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Florida woman visiting Costa Rica for her birthday has gone missing

(CNN)A 36-year-old US citizen has been reported missing in Costa Rica, according to the country's Judicial Investigation Department. Carla Stefaniak was last seen in a suburb outside the capital of San Jose, authorities said.The last time anyone heard from Stefaniak was Wednesday night, according to her sister-in-law, April Burton. The two were there to celebrate Stefaniak's birthday, and Burton had been traveling with her through Costa Rica for six days.Burton left the country on Wednesday, and Stefaniak's flight back to Florida was scheduled for the day after. The two were texting via WhatsApp throughout the day on Wednesday, Burton said, until Stefaniak suddenly stopped responding to her messages that evening. And on Thursday, Stefaniak ...