Police ask for help finding Helper teens

Published December 4, 2012 8:18 pm
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The Helper City Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding two Carbon County teens, missing since Nov. 29.

Police were notified about 2:30 p.m. last Thursday that Mattea Jeffs, 17, and Jesse Turner, 16, were missing.

Jeffs' 15-year-old brother had seen them about 30 minutes prior, leaving from the Jeffs home near 600 N. Martin Road.

The two have not been heard from since, according to a news release.

Jeffs is described as a white female with bright red hair and green eyes. She is 5-foot-9 and weighs about 150 pounds. She was last seen wearing a plaid jacket with tan strips, jeans and D.C. shoes.

Turner is described as a white male with brown hair and eyes. He is 5-foot-8 and weighs about 120 pounds. He was last seen wearing a grey Carbon Football sweater and blue jeans.

Anyone with information about their whereabouts is asked to call the Helper City Police Department at 435-472-3719 or 435-637-0890. People can also email the department at policetips@helpercity.net




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