UPDATE: Missing Teen Located

Updated on July 24.

The Hawaiʻi Police Department reports that Aidyn Grace Makana Cruse was located in the Pāhoa area and is in good health.

She had previously been reported as a runaway.

Original story published on June 4.

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

Aidyn Grace Makana Cruse, 15, was last seen in the Hilo area on May 23 at approximately 2:30 a.m.  

She is described as being 5-feet-7-inches and 147 pounds, having a fair complexion, with shoulder-length black hair and brown eyes.  She wears prescription glasses and has braces.  

Police say she was last seen wearing a light blue long-sleeved t-shirt with the word “obey” on it and red roses on the sleeves, black athletic shorts, and black slip-on sandals.

Police ask anyone who may have information about the whereabouts of Cruse to call contact Officer James Steffen of the Area I Juvenile Aid Section at (808) 961-8810, via email at james.steffen@hawaiicounty.gov or the Hawaiʻi Police Department’s non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311.

HPD provided photo.