Police Search for Teen Runaway

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

Shayla-Rae Pomroy, 16, was last seen in the Hilo area on July 28, 2020 at approximately 10:08 a.m. She is described as being 5-feet-7-inches, 195 pounds, with short brown hair and brown eyes.  

Pomroy was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and black athletic shorts. Pomroy may be in the Kona area.

Police ask anyone who may have information on the whereabouts of Pomroy to contact Detective Corina Mclellan of the Area I Juvenile Aid Section at (808) 961-8843 or via email at corina.mclellan@hawaiicounty.gov, or call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at (808) 935-3311.

Tipsters 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 information is kept confidential.

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