Teenager Wendy Lemus-Melgar ran away from home on May 12, 2021, in Wichita.


Missing from: Wichita, Kan. 

Missing since: May 12, 2021

Age: 16

Height: 5’4’’

Weight: 125 pounds

Hair: Black

Eyes: Brown

Distinguishing marks: pierced ears

If you have information that could help the case, contact Wichita Police 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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