UPDATE: Missing teen found safe

UPDATE: Missing teen found safe

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Good news update - Maliyah is safe, she walked up to her home on her own.


Tucson Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating 15-year-old Maliyah Gomez. She was last seen at Desert View High School, near Valencia and Alvernon at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Maliyah is 5-foot-3 tall, weighing 115 pounds with curly brown hair. She wears glasses and walks with a limp and was last seen wearing a black shirt, black or grey pants, black shoes, a teal backpack with polka dots.

According to TPD, Maliyah functions at a much younger age.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 immediately.

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