UPDATE: Missing youth located

Published on January 11, 2014
Makayla Stanley
— Submitted photo

The youth in question has been located.

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(Earlier story)

A teenage girl from St. John's has been missing since New Year's Eve, and now the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary is asking the public to help find her.

A missing person report for Makayla Stanley, 15, was filed on Dec. 31, 2013. Police have since determined Stanley was last seen that evening at 9:40 p.m. near Doheney Place in St. John's.

According to an RNC news release, the girl is 5' 3” and 115 pounds with blue eyes and black hair.

Anyone with information about Stanley's whereabouts is asked to contact the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and www.nlcrimestoppers.com.