MISSING IN KANSAS: GracyJene Tafoya

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WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

A family is asking for the community’s help with finding their runaway teen.

GracyJene Tafoya was reported missing on Aug. 25 in Wichita. GracyJene was last seen in a video circulating online; in it, she’s seen fighting with another girl.

The Wichita Police Department said it’s aware of the video, and has identified everyone in the video. However, the department could not speak about any possible charges stemming from that part of the case. They can only confirm that GracyJene is currently listed as a runaway.


GracyJene’s mom said her daughter has been in the state’s care, and she’s frustrated with the system. She’s been looking for GracyJene in parts of Wichita.


GRACYJENE ROSE TAFOYA

Missing from: Wichita, Kan.

Missing since: Aug. 25, 2019

Age when reported missing: 17

Height: 5’4’’

Weight: 120 pounds

Hair: Brown

Eyes: Blue


If you have information that could help the case, contact the Wichita Police Department at (316) 660-9456. KAKE News will feature the story of a missing person every weekday in our newscasts at 6 a.m. and 5 p.m. If you have a person you’d like for us to share a story about, please contact Anchor Annette Lawless at alawless@kake.com.

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