UPDATE: Herkimer Teen Found Safe
UPDATE: Nikita has been located and is safe per Herkimer Police Dept.
The Herkimer Police is asking for the public to keep an eye out for a missing teen.
14-year-old Nikita Sill was last seen on East Steele Street around 7PM Monday and was reported missing Tuesday morning.
More information is expected to be released, but here's what we know so far.
- She is about 5-feet 6-inches tall.
- She wearing camouflage leggings, a maroon sweatshirt and UGG boots the last time she was seen.
If you see her or have any information regarding her whereabouts, please contact the Herkimer Police immediately at 315-866-4330.
As we learn more, we will keep you updated.
WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I SEE A MISSING CHILD?
If you think you have seen a missing child, contact the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children 24-hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-800-THE-LOST (1-800-843-5678). If your child goes missing, contact your local authorities and provide your child’s name, date of birth, height, weight and descriptions of any other unique identifiers such as eyeglasses and braces. Tell them when you noticed your child was missing and what clothing he or she was wearing.
You can search for missing children at Missingkids.org.
Thousands of children go missing every year. 49 kids have disappeared in the state of New York since the first of the year. Take a look to see if you recognize any of these missing teens and help bring them back home safe.