UPDATE —Trumbull teen missing in Waterbury has been found
UPDATE —Police have located India Hughes, who had been missing since ThursdayJan. 30.
On Sunday, Feb. 2, the missing 14-year-old girlwas found safe by the Waterbury Police Department. Police had received several tips indicating that Hughes was posting on social media for people not to worry about her and that she was fine, but she would not reply to the related social media comments.
A friend of Hughes advised police that they had been contacted by Hughes who agreed to be picked up at an undisclosed location. Waterbury police accompanied the friend in locating Hughes and assisted with her safe return.
Hughes remained under the supervision of the Waterbury Police until she was reunited with her parents.
TRUMBULL — Police have issued a Silver Alert for a 14-year-old Trumbull girl last seen in Waterbury.
According to police, India Hughes was last seen about 2:38 p.m. on Thursday when she was dropped off but never arrived for an appointment on Holmes Avenue in Waterbury.
She was last seen walking on Holmes Avenue toward West Main Street. Police said she had recently expressed an interest in moving back to Waterbury.
Hughes was described as black, about 4 feet 9 inches tall and about 160 pounds. She has brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing white pants and a light-colored jacket. Police do not have a current photo of her at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this incident or who may have seen India Hughes or has any information leading to her return should call the Trumbull Police Department at 203-261-2665.