BENNINGTON, Vt. – The Vermont State Police is requesting assistance in locating a missing teenager.
Crystal Hughes, 16, was last seen in Bennington, Vt. on July 15 and reported missing on July 18.
Hughes is believed to be staying in the Albany and/or Poughkeepsie, N.Y. area based on information gained during the investigation.
Hughes is described as five feet six inches tall, 211 pounds and has brown eyes and blonde hair. She was last seen wearing a white shirt, red pants, black knit hat and has multiple facial piercings.
Anyone with information on the location of Hughes is asked to contact Vermont State Police Detective Robert Zink at 802-442-5421. Anonymous tips can also be sent by texting “CRIMES” or 274637 to keyword: VTIPS.
UPDATE: Ms. Hughes was located on September 23, 2014. No other information is available at this time.