UPDATE: Missing mentally challenged girl found safePosted: Updated:
UPDATE: August 25, 1009:
Melissa Guadalupe Nogueda was found safe and in good condition in Phoenix. The search has been called off.
GLENDALE - The following is a release from the Glendale Police Department:
Teen Found Safe
Search on for metally challenged Glendale teen - The Glendale Police Department is looking for 16-year-old Melissa Guadalupe Nogueda who walked away from her school.
The Glendale Police Department is looking for 16-year-old Melissa Guadalupe Nogueda who walked away from her school located near 8900 W. Orangewood Avenue on Monday 8/24/2009 and did not return home.?
Melissa is mentally challenged and has the mental capacity of a 10 or 11 year old.
Melissa was last seen walking southbound away from the school on 89 Avenue at about 7:30 a.m.? Melissa Nogueda is a Hispanic female is 5' in height and weighs 130 pounds.? Melissa has black hair and brown eyes. ??
Anyone with information about Melissa Nogueda is asked to call the Glendale Police Department at 623-930-3000.