The search for a missing Aurora teenager continued well into Thursday night and police have asked the public for help in finding the girl.
Police said she left her house on the 2100 block of Richfield Street at around 7 p.m. on Wednesday, accompanied by a friend. The 14-year-old girl was reported missing by police early Thursday morning.
#Runaway Daphne, 13, left her house with a friend at 9:00 p.m. on S Richfield Way yesterday at 7:00 p.m. and has not returned. She is 4’11 “/ 100 lbs. wearing a hearing aid and walking with a limp. She wore the shirt as shown in the photo with the blue overalls. If seen, call 911. Pic.twitter.com/24WPYVthEm
– Aurora Police Dept (@AuroraPD) January 7, 2021
On Thursday afternoon, police released a photo of a boy around the age of 14 who investigators believe is with Daphne.
This is the young man Daphne is with. He is about 14 years old, has short blonde hair, about 6 ‘and is thin. Most recently he wore a gray jacket, white pants and red shoes.
If you know this male identity please call 303-627-3100, or if you are seen please call 911. Pic.twitter.com/Q0sZM9V2r8
– Aurora Police Dept (@AuroraPD) January 8, 2021
Anyone who knows Daphne’s whereabouts or recognizes the boy is asked to call 911 or the police at 303-627-3100.