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Helena police search for missing 16-year-old girl

Posted: 12:35 PM, Apr 21, 2019
Updated: 2019-04-21 14:41:46-04
Elizabeth Oppel
Elizabeth Oppel is 5’5″ tall and weighs 120 pounds. She has hazel eyes and brown hair. (courtesy photo)

HELENA  – The Helena Police Department (HPD) notified the public on Facebook Sunday morning of its search for a 16-year-old girl reported as missing.

“Elizabeth Oppel ran from home sometime after midnight Friday night/Saturday morning,” the post reads.

Oppel is described as being 5’5″ tall and weighing 120 pounds. She has hazel eyes and brown hair.

HPD noted that nothing about Hazel’s disappearance appears suspicious at this time. Individuals with information regarding Hazel’s whereabouts are encouraged to call HPD at (406) 442-3233 or dial 911.

We will have more information on this developing story as it becomes available.

-Zachary Schermele reporting for MTN News