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Police: 2 Missing Girls Located in Hilo

January 20, 2022, 2:53 PM HST
* Updated January 20, 2:59 PM
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Big Island police said that a 12-year-old child who was previously reported as missing has been located.

Kailea Kekipi, initially reported as a runaway, was located Thursday in Hilo in good health.

Police also reported that 16-year-old Kelis Gorman-Mercado, who was also initially reported as a runaway, was located located in good health Thursday in Hilo.

The Hawai’i Police Department thanks the public for its assistance with these matters.

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