An AMBER Alert has been issued for a missing 16 year-old girl in Independence, Mo.
INDEPENDENCE, MO – Police in Independence, Missouri, have issued an Amber Alert for a teen who was last seen dropping a friend off at school on Wednesday morning.
Makenzie R. Green, 16, was last seen dropping a friend off at school in Grain Valley at 7:30 a.m. this morning. Her car was later found in a parking lot in Independence, Missouri with her cell phone, purse and belongings.
According to police, Green recently ended a relationship with her boyfriend, Curtis Lee Hagey, 16, and is believed to be with him. Authorities say that Hagey has recently made harmful threats toward her, and police and family are in fear for her safety.
Makenzie Green is described as white, 5’4″ and 120 pounds. She was last seen wearing a blue Eagles sweatshirt and black Under Armor sweatpants.
If you have any information regarding Makenzie Green, please contact the Independence Police Department at 816-325-7333, or the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.
She hasn’t been listed at the Independence Police Department AMBER Alert link nor at the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children AMBER Alert page hours after the alert has been activated which hopefully suggests she has been found. If not, why the delay?
Update 09-29-09: Independence cancels Amber Alert