Maria Romero. Photo provided by the Ansonia Police Department.
ANSONIA >> Local police are asking for the public’s help in finding a runaway teenager who was last seen Monday evening.
Police said in a press release that 14-year-old Maria Romero, of Beaver Street, was last seen at home by her mother around 5:45 p.m. Monday.
Romero was reportedly wearing a short-sleeved shirt, blue stone-washed jeans with cuts, sneakers and black glasses when she was last seen. She stands about 5 feet, 4 inches tall and weighs about 130 pounds and has brown hair and brown eyes.
Police said that she was last seen near Beaver Street in Ansonia and that she may be with friends in town. She has no known form of transportation.
Anyone with information about Romero’s whereabouts is asked to call Ansonia police at 203-735-1885.