FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 4 -- Makayla Bowles was located Sunday evening and is safe.
May 29 -- The Springfield Police Department is investigating a report of a missing and endangered person and is asking for the public’s assistance. Makayla J. Bowles, 17, walked away from 2740 E. Pythian at 10:50 p.m. yesterday. Makayla is diabetic, insulin dependent and has no insulin in her possession.
She is 5 feet 4 inches tall, weighs 152 pounds, has dyed black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing blue denim shorts and a black t-shirt with blue lettering.
Anyone with information regarding Makayla’s whereabouts is asked to call 911.
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Case number: 18-20581
Media Contact: Lisa Cox, Public Affairs Officer
Release authorized by: Sgt. Todd King