Help Sought in Locating Missing Teen

The Hawai`i Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a juvenile female who was reported missing.

Layla Subica, 15, was last seen in the Hilo area on April 14 at approximately 1 a.m. She is described as having a fair complexion, 5-feet-2-inches, and weighing about 120 pounds, with shoulder-length brown hair (currently dyed blonde) and brown eyes.  She also has a nose piercing.   

Police ask anyone who may have information about the whereabouts of Subica to contact Officer James Steffen of the Area I Juvenile Aid Section at (808) 961-8810 or via email at or call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at (808) 935-33@hawaiian-volcano-observatory.

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