UPDATE: The child was found safe later in the morning Monday, Nov. 18, police said. Original story is below:
Police in Newark are looking for an 8-year-old girl who was dropped off to school Monday when the school was closed.
Corren Lewis was dropped off at Belmont Runyon School on Belmont Runyon Way at 8:15 a.m. by a member of her family. Her family has not seen her since
She is described at 4’2” tall and 78 lbs. with a light brown complexion, brown hair and brown eyes. Corren, who has her hair in ponytail and braids in the back, was last seen wearing a black shiny coat, navy blue pants, black boots and carrying a purple unicorn book bag.
While police are actively searching for Corren, we seek the public’s help in quickly locating her so she can be returned to her family.
Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Corren Lewis to call the police 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477). All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.
Anonymous tips may also be made using the Police Division’s website at: www.newarkpd.org or through the Newark Police Division Smartphone App available at iTunes and Google Play.
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