BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The Bakersfield Police Department is requesting the community's assistance locating a 13-year-old runaway teen.
Melvin Hanson, 13, is described as white male, measuring 5 feet and 10 inches and weighing 112 lbs. He has blond hair, hazel eyes. He was last seen wearing a dark colored jacket and blue jean pants.
Hanson was last seen on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 7:00 a.m. in the 4500 block of Parkwood Court.
Anyone with information that could lead to the location of the teen is asked to contact the Bakersfield Police Department.
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