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MISSING: 15-Year-Old Captain Cook Girl

September 27, 2016, 1:55 PM HST
* Updated September 27, 1:57 PM
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Jade Yamashita. Photo provided by HPD.

Jade Yamashita. Photo provided by HPD.

Hawaiʻi Island police are searching for 15-year-old Jade Yamashita, a Captain Cook resident who was reported missing.

Yamashita was last seen in Hilo on Aug. 27.

She is described as Native American, 5-foot-7, 155 pounds with brown eyes and brown hair.

Police ask anyone with information on her whereabouts to call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.

Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call the islandwide Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.

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