Search for Missing Teenager in Portage

Posted at 11:34 PM, Dec 12, 2013
and last updated 2013-12-13 04:31:21-05

PORTAGE, Mich – Officers in Portage are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing 16-year-old girl.

Marissa Barry was last seen at approximately 2:00 p.m. on Thursday when investigators believe she left her home in the 1300 block of E. Osterhout Avenue on foot.

She was last seen wearing turquoise pants, a Christmas style sweater, and a black Portage Central Band jacket.  Marissa is 5’4″, 130 pounds and has brown hair and brown eyes.

Investigators say the girl suffers from depression and anxiety disorder which requires medication that she has not been taking.

If you’ve seen Marissa or know any information regarding her whereabouts, you’re asked to call Portage Department of Public Safety at 269-329-4567.