The family of Gabriella Yvonne Villicana said she was located as of late this morning. They are asking for privacy at this time, but said they appreciate the community's support.


The family of teenager Gabriella Yvonne Villicana is worried about her safety. They hope the community can help find Gabby; she was last seen Friday, April 23, leaving East High School, which is east of Douglas and I-135 in Wichita. Gabriella’s mom said the 14-year-old was last seen leaving campus with three girls.

The family has tried calling Gabby, but it appears her cell phone is turned off. Gabriella has not run away from home before and is a good student and athlete, her mom said.


Missing from: Wichita, Kan.

Missing since: April 23, 2021

Age when reported missing: 14

Height: 5’6’’

Weight: 130 pounds

Hair: Brown

Eyes: Brown

Distinguishing marks: wears glasses

Clothes: last seen in dark blue jeans with rips on the right leg; a white t-shirt, grey hoodie with "Pratt" in green across chest.


If you have information that could help the case, contact the Wichita Police Department at (316) 660-9456, the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children at (800) THE-LOST or the Kansas Bureau of Investigation at (785) 296-4017.

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