Update (May 31): Montgomery County Police Department say Sarela Nely Lanza was located safe and unharmed.
Original Post (May 29): Montgomery County police are asking the public’s help in finding a missing Takoma Park teenager.
Sarela Nely Lanza, 15, of Garland Avenue was recently reported as missing by her family to police.
Lanza is described as 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 135 pounds. She has red hair and brown eyes.
“Lanza was last seen wearing a hooded sweatshirt and gray pants,” police say.
Police and family are concerned for her welfare.
Anyone who has information regarding her whereabouts is asked to call the Montgomery County Police Special Victims Investigations Division at 240-773-5400 or the police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 (24 hours).