UPDATE: Runaway juvenile has been found

Posted at 9:25 PM, Sep 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-24 08:07:46-04

UPDATE 9/24/17: Bakersfield police say Samantha Vega was located, unharned and has returned home. 


The Bakersfield Police Department is looking for a runaway juvenile considered to be at-risk due to her age.

15-year-old Samantha Vega was last seen in the 3400 block of Union Avenue on Saturday, September 23 at about 6:15 p.m.

She's described as a Hispanic female, 5'-6", 250 pounds with brown hair, brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a black shirt red roses and torn blue denim pants.

If you have any information, contact BPD at 661-327-7111.