PRESS RELEASE: Farmington police searching for missing teen

Farmington, NM – Farmington police are requesting the public’s assistance in locating 16-year-old Naomi Ward. She was last seen at school on April 1, 2016. Naomi attended her morning classes and is believed to have left school around lunchtime. Naomi has left home in the past but has never been gone for this length of time. It was reported that she has been experiencing some emotional difficulties and family is extremely concerned for her well-being.

Naomi is described as being a Hispanic female, five feet eight inches tall, weighing approximately 125 pounds, with brown eyes and brown hair. She was last seen wearing a Toronto Blue Jays sweatshirt and black yoga pants.

Anyone with information about Naomi’s whereabouts should contact their local dispatch center or the Farmington Police Department’s Detective Tip Hotline at (505) 599-1068.