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MCSO deputies searching for 21 people lost in desert

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(Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)
MARICOPA COUNTY, AZ (CBS5) -

The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office says it's searching for 21 people who are believed to be lost in the desert.

MCSO said a representative for the group says they have been without water for three days and are split into two groups, one with 14 people and the other with seven.

The group is reportedly experiencing medical issues from the heat and lack of water, MCSO said.

No other details were immediately available.

Stay with cbs5az.com for updates on this developing story.

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