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Police: Gurnee 16-year old missing

Published: Friday, April 18, 2014 4:46 p.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014 4:47 p.m. CDT

GURNEE –  The Gurnee Police Department is asking for assistance from the public in locating a missing 16-year-old female.

Samantha Smith was last seen at about 3:15 p.m. Friday, April 11, according to a news release from the Gurnee Police Department. After dismissal from Warren Township High School, she was seen in the area of McClure Avenue, east of O’Plaine getting into a dark colored mid-size car, according to the release.

She was wearing black shorts with white stripes on the legs and a dark blue tank top. Smith is 5’7” and weighs 225 pounds. She has brown hair and blue eyes, according to the release.

Anyone with information should contact Gurnee Police Department at 847-599-7000.

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