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Hamakua Teen Still Missing

December 9, 2015, 4:07 PM HST
* Updated December 10, 1:58 PM
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Missing 16-year-old Hamakua girl Shalee Minamishin was last seen on July 31. Now, the Hawai’i Police Department is renewing a request for information on her whereabouts.

Police sent an initial notice on Aug. 31 and renewed its request for information on the girl again in mid-September.

Minamishin was last seen in the Hamakua district. She is described as 5-foot-3 and 100 pounds with brown eyes and long brown hair.

Anyone with information on Minamishin’s whereabouts should call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.

Those whose preference is to remain anonymous should call the Big Island Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300.


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