UPDATE: 16-year-old found safe after being missing for nearly 2 weeks

Destiny Boyd

UPDATE: Kansas City police said the missing teen was found Tuesday night and is safe. 


Original story:

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police are asking for the public’s help to locate a missing 16-year-old who has not been seen for nearly two weeks.

Destiny Boyd was last seen on Thursday, Oct. 11 near Swope Parkway and East 60th Street.

She is about 5 foot 3 inches tall and weighs approximately 125 pounds. When Boyd was last seen she had on a gray hoodie, faded jeans and blue Converse.

Her family told police they are concerned for her well-being.

If you see Boyd, please call 911 or the KCPD Missing Persons Unit at (816) 234-5136.