***Updated on June 22 at 1:20 p.m.***
Seventeen-year-old Leilani Alvarado of Kailua-Kona has been located.
The teen was reported missing by the Hawai`i Police Department on Wednesday.
Alvarado was found unharmed on Kauai on Thursday morning.
***Original story published on June 21 at 5:17 p.m.***
The Hawai`i Police Department is searching for a 17-year-old girl who has been reported missing.
Leilani Alvarado was last seen in Kailua-Kona on May 3.
Alvarado is described as Caucasian, 4-feet-11-inches, 95-pounds with brown hair with red highlights, and brown eyes.
Anyone with information on her whereabouts is requested by authorities to call HPD’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.
Those who prefer to remain anonymous may call the island-wide Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300 and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.00. Crime Stoppers is a volunteer program run by ordinary citizens who want to keep their community safe. Crime Stoppers does not record calls or subscribe to any Caller ID Service. All Crime Stoppers informati on is kept confidential.