UPDATE (Jan. 13): The Bakersfield Police Department said the missing 16-year-old has been located.


BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community’s help in searching for Dion Brown, 16.

According to BPD, Brown was last seen Thursday at Villalovos Court. Brown is considered at-risk due to being a first-time runaway.

Brown is described as 5 feet and 5 inches tall, 160 pounds with black hair and brown eyes, according to BPD.

Anyone with information regarding Brown’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Bakersfield Police Department at 661-327-7111.