Police in Garden City said Thursday morning that 16-year-old Heather Berry had been located safe in Wichita. She was reported missing on January 2.

A western Kansas police department is asking for the community’s help with finding a runaway teenager.

Heather Berry, 16, left her home Monday in the 2400 block of Dee Avenue – southwest of W. Mary and N. Taylor Avenue – on the northwest side of Garden City. She’s reportedly in contact with a friend, who may be in Wichita, the Garden City Police Department shares.





Missing from: Garden City, Kan.

Missing since: Jan. 2, 2023

Age when reported missing: 16

Height then: 4’7’’

Weight then: 90-110 pounds

Hair: Brown

Eyes: Blue

If you have information that could help the case, contact the Garden City Police Department at (620) 276-1300 or the Kansas Bureau of Investigation at (785) 296-4017. You can also leave an anonymous tip with the KBI by clicking here.

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