The Bridgeport Police Department has released a Silver Alert for an endangered runaway teenager.
The alert was issued for 16-year-old Stephanie Casiano, of Sixth Street, who was last seen leaving Harding High School at approximately 8:30 a.m. on Friday, April 12.
According to police, at the time she was last seen, Casiano was in the company of a male teenager. They were tracked by surveillance video to Seaview Avenue and Ogden Street before investigators lost track of her.
Police said that at the time of her disappearance, Casiano was wearing a pink hoodie and pink leggings with a teal backpack. Her hair has reportedly been dyed “deep blue.” She has been described as being approximately 5-foot-2 weighing 160 pounds.
A News12 report said that her family stated she has never run away before and she had been watching television with them the day before she took off.
Anyone with information regarding the teenager’s whereabouts has been asked to contact the Bridgeport Police Department by calling (203) 581-5100.
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