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Missing teen from Wilkes-Barre might be in Lehigh Valley area: Police


Police are looking for 16-year-old Alyssia Matias.

Alyssia is 5’3” and approximately 160 lbs. She was last seen on October 28, 2023 at approximately 8:46 pm. She is described as wearing a black jacket, white shirt, and red lifeguard sweatpants.

It's possible that she might be in the Lehigh Valley area, according to the Wilkes-Barre City Police Department. She is considered a missing/runaway.

If you have any information on her whereabouts, please contact Det. McGrath 570-208-6699


Missing/Runaway Alyssia Matias

Photo credit: Wilkes-Barre City Police Department