OH – Pickerington Police looking for girl missing since January from foster home | WSYX

PICKERINGTON, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) — This week, Pickerington Police are making a public plea in the missing person’s case but it’s coming after a three month delay.

Now they’re calling the runaway of 15-year-old foster child a possible case of a communication breakdown.

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IN – Police searching for missing toddler – Post-Tribune

Gary police are searching for a 15-month-old boy who was taken at gunpoint from a foster home late Monday night and who is now believed to be with his birth parents.

Gary Police Spokeswoman Lt. Dawn Westerfield said Tuesday Timothy Jackson Jr. was taken from the home in the 2000 block of Waite Street around 11:20 p.m. Monday by two men whose faces were covered. Their identity is currently unknown.

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Boy reported missing from Elk Grove, CA | KCRA

ELK GROVE, Calif. (KCRA) —A 7-year-old boy was reported missing Monday afternoon from Elk Grove.

Jayden Yadao ran away from his foster home located in the 8500 block of Mcphetridge Drive, Elk Grove police said.

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OH – CrimeTracker 10 Missing Persons: Anna Rutherford | WBNS-10TV Columbus, Ohio

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – In Columbus, thousands of teens disappear. While police admit some of the cases could be runaways, there are other cases that cause them some concern.

That’s the case for Anna Rutherford, a 15-year-old who disappeared four months ago from a Columbus foster home.

10TV’s Angela An spoke with Detective Mike Justice from Columbus Division of Police Missing Persons Unit.

He says Rutherford was in foster care with Franklin County Children’s Services when she first disappeared.

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UT – Police seek public’s help in locating missing teen | fox13now.com

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OREM, Utah — Police are seeking the public’s help in locating a missing teenaged girl from Orem.

Sixteen-year-old Casey O’Neal has been missing since June 9. She was last seen at Orem High School at around noon.

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OH – Missing area girl Sky Lynn Schafer found in Ottawa County

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DANBURY TOWNSHIP – A missing 16-year-old girl was found Monday morning lying on a bench at the Danbury Township Dog Park in Ottawa County.

At 8:41 a.m., a local resident saw Sky Lynn Schafer and notified Detective Sgt. Mark Meisler she was alone in the park. After running a background search, Meisler said her name came back with warrants and as missing.

“There was a report she was missing out of juvenile detention facility out of Ashland County,” Meisler said. “When I questioned her, she was not cooperative at first. She gave me several names before her real one.”

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OH – Sky Lynn Schafer missing

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MANSFIELD – A 16-year-old girl who ran away from a behavioral treatment facility in Cleveland in September may be in Ashland or the Richland County area, her father Billy Schafer, of Bellville, said Thursday.

Sky Lynn Schafer, 16, ran away from a facility called Carrington in Cleveland. She has a history of running away, Cleveland Detective Earnest Stanford, said Thursday. A missing person report was filed Sept. 15, police confirmed.

Stanford said he believes Sky Lynn is mixed up with prostitution or human trafficking.

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