Sunday, January 13, 2013
Courtney Jean Arp, the 15-year-old Lockport teen who has been missing since Jan. 6, was found safe in DeKalb early Sunday morning.
Update, 12:09 p.m., Jan. 13 -- Courtney Jean Arp, 15, of Lockport, who has been missing for over a week, was found safe in DeKalb, IL, early Sunday morning. Courtney's mother posted a message on the Missing Cases Facebook page: "We got her !!!!!! Dekalb police dept thank IOU!!!!!" Other sources close to the family confirmed that the Lockport girl was found safe. Courtney was visiting her dad in Worth for the Christmas holidays when she was believed to have run away. Original post: Worth police continue to comb through leads about a missing Lockport teen. Investigators have ruled out photos and video footage that were purported to be 15-year-old Courtney Jean Arp, who was last seen on Jan. 6 in Worth. “We’re receiving tips from the public …
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Family turns to social media for help in finding 15-year-old daughter.
The family of a 15-year-old girl missing since Sunday is turning to social media in the hopes of locating her. Courtney Jean Arp is believed to be a runaway and was last seen around 8 p.m. Sunday near 113th Street and Ridgeland Avenue in Worth. Courtney's primary residence is with her mother in Lockport, but she was visiting her father, Les Arp, in Worth for winter break when she went missing on Sunday. She is a sophomore at Lockport High School. “She snuck out her bedroom window,” Les Arp said. “She is definitely a runaway.” Courtney has not used her cell phone since Sunday, but has contacted a few of her friends privately on Facebook. “As soon as they asked where she was at she terminated the conversation,” Arp said of his daughter. …
Sunday, September 23, 2012
Good new for the family of a 16-year-old girl who was last seen on Sept. 16.
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Kelly Roth, 16, had been missing since Sept. 16, police said.
A 16-year-old Palos Heights girl who was reported missing over the weekend has returned home safe. Kelly Roth was found safe Thursday afternoon in Blue Island, Palos Heights police said. She has reunited with her family. No charges are expected from the incident and there was no indication of abduction or foul play, police said. Roth was first reported missing on Sept. 16. Sign up for Patch Breaking News alerts. Follow Patch on Facebook: