Silver Alert issued for missing Danbury teenager

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© The following photo of Samantha Tapia was provided by the Danbury Police Department. © The following photo of Samantha Tapia was provided by the Danbury Police Department.
DANBURY, CT (WFSB) -

The Danbury Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating an endangered runaway, who was last seen on Saturday.

State police issued a Silver Alert for Samantha Tapia, 16, on Tuesday night.

Samantha is being described as a white female, who is 5'2" tall and weighs about 100 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. It is unclear what Samantha was wearing when she ran away.

Anyone with information into her whereabouts is asked to call Danbury Police Department at 203-797-4611.

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