Teenager Makayla Robinson was located safe Saturday, her mom shares with KAKE News. Authorities found her in Emporia.


A south-central Kansas police department is looking for a teenager who could be out of state.

Makayla Nichole Robinson, 16, was last seen on Wednesday in Arkansas City. The Ark City Police Department shared her last known location was at 1322 N. 2nd Street -- on the north side of Arkansas City. She could be on her way to the State of Oklahoma.


Missing from: Arkansas City, Kan.

Missing since: July 20, 2022

Age then: 16 

Height: 4’11’’

Weight: 80 pounds

Hair: Naturally blonde, but currently dyed purple

Eyes: Blue

If you have information that could help the case, call the Arkansas City Police Department at (620) 441-4547, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children at (800) THE-LOST or the Kansas Bureau of Investigation at (785) 296-4017.

KAKE News features 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 [email protected].