Family seeking help in finding missing California teen

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ST. GEORGE – Christina Russo, 16, of Santa Clarita, Calif., was last seen on June 18 at her grandmother’s home in Tucson, Ariz. She may have been seen in Laughlin, Nev., on Thursday.

Russo is 5 foot 3 inches tall and 115 pounds. She also has black hair with red highlights.

From the Find Christina Russo Facebook page:

Russo left her grandmother’s house around 6 p.m. on Monday, June 18, and has not been seen or heard from since. Her cell is off and her voicemail is full. According to her father, she went out for a walk and did not return. Her mother, father and step-father are concerned for her saftey and want nothing more than to just hear that she is alright.

If you know of any information as to her whereabouts, please post here, contact Penny Russo Marchal, Chris Marchal, the Tucson Police Department or the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s department. Thank you.

Anyone who may have seen Russo is encouraged to contact either the Tucson Police at 520-791-4444 or the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Office at 661-255-1121

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  • J June 23, 2012 at 2:05 pm

    Wait, I’m confused. Is there a reason to suspect that she might becoming to or traveling through St. George?

    • Joyce Kuzmanic June 23, 2012 at 3:48 pm

      The information was brought to us by one of her extended family, who is one of our own St. George community.

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