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Olathe police locate 'endangered runaway' teen, infant daughter

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Posted at 2:10 PM, Sep 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-16 11:13:21-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — UPDATE, Sept. 16 | Olathe police said both the 15-year-old girl and her child were located.

ORIGINAL STORY, Sept. 15 | Police in Olathe are searching for a 15-year-old girl and her 2-month-old baby after both went missing from foster care overnight.

The Olathe Police Department issued an endangered runaway alert Tuesday for Emily B. Cheatum-Collins and her infant daughter, Zelaya L. Page.

According to police, Emily “fled from foster care sometime overnight.”

Emily is 5 feet, 5 inches and 140 pounds with blonde hair and green eyes. Zelaya has black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information about Emily and/or Zelaya’s whereabouts is asked to call 911, the Olathe Police Department at 913-971-6950 or the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).