Milwaukee police locate 'critically missing' 13-year-old girl

Posted at 4:05 PM, Jan 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-05 19:24:23-05

UPDATE 4:49 p.m. -- Milwaukee Police confirms to TODAY'S TMJ4 Leilani has been found. Check back later for more details.


MILWAUKEE -- Police in Milwaukee are asking for the public's help in finding a 13-year-old girl they describe as "critically missing."

13-year-old Leilani M. Richards was last seen around 9:30 a.m. Thursday in the 3300 block of W. Walnut St. in Milwaukee. Police say she left her home in that area, and hasn't been seen since.

Leilani is not dressed appropriately for the cold and may harm herself, according to police.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call Milwaukee Police Sensitive Crimes at 414-935-7405.

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