Kent County deputies search for missing 14-year-old

Posted at 9:55 PM, Aug 11, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-11 22:15:44-04

GAINES TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Mckinzie Joy Locklin, 14, was reported missing Monday by the Kent County Sheriff’s Department.

According to a release, she was reported as a runaway on Saturday evening and is now considered a missing person.  She left her home in the 7300 block of Sunview Drive SE on foot.

Locklin is described in a release as 5 feet 7 inches tall, 120 lbs., with brown hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing a white tank top, pink shorts, a multi colored plastic head band and white and purple tennis shoes.  She was also carrying a black East Kentwood High School backpack.

Deputies say Locklin has a learning disability and a history of running away.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts should contact the sheriff’s department at 616-632-6100 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.