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Durham police searching for missing teen

Posted April 29

Bianey Garcia-Lechuga

— Durham police are trying to find a 14-year-old girl who was last seen April 3 at her Gearwood Avenue home.

Bianey Garcia-Lechuga is Hispanic, 5 feet 5 inches tall and 140 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Police did not release more details.

Anyone with information on Garcia-Lechuga is asked to call 911, the department front desk at 919-560-4427, or detectives at 919-560-4281, extension 29438.

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  • mindmyownbusiness Apr 29, 6:26 p.m.

    I just do not understand why the delays in reporting these people missing. If it were me the 24 hour mark would be less than a second past and I would be on the phone making that call. Perhaps it was reported sooner but only told to the public now. But, if you want the public to help then it needs to be made known as soon as possible because in these instances every second counts. May God be with the family and may this young lady come home safely.

  • LetsBeFair Apr 29, 5:26 p.m.

    why is this only now coming out? April 3rd????

  • LetsBeFair Apr 29, 5:21 p.m.

    hope this turns out better than the last teen that went missing and found 20 miles down river.

  • Caveman93 Apr 29, 2:37 p.m.

    Durham police searching for missing teen...since when?

  • justcommonsense Apr 29, 2:21 p.m.

    Missing over 3 weeks and nobody noticed? When was she reported missing? If reported missing to police shortly after she went missing, why is it just now being reported in the media? Something is not right here.

  • dogluv3r Apr 29, 1:48 p.m.

    April 3rd?!?

  • dogluv3r Apr 29, 1:48 p.m.

    April 3rd?!?

  • Whosays Apr 29, 1:47 p.m.

    Okay why wait from April 3rd till now to report someone missing???? Just curious!