The Wichita Police Department confirms that teenager Paytann Warren was located safe.


The Wichita Police Department is asking for the community’s help with finding a missing 13-year-old girl.


Paytann Warren left her home around 9 p.m. Monday. She was later seen around 10:15 p.m. in the 1500 block of South Maize Road – near Kellogg and Maize in Wichita. She is believed to be heading to the Goddard-area, Wichita Police share in an online post.


She was last seen wearing a lavender-colored hooded jacket, black leggings and rainbow slides.


If you see Paytann, call 911 immediately.



Missing from: Wichita, Kan.

Missing since: Oct. 17, 2022

Age when reported missing: 13

Height then: 5’4’’

Weight then: 120 pounds

Hair: Blonde or strawberry-blonde

Eyes: Blue

Distinguishing mark: Pierced ear

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