Grandview police needs the public’s help in locating a 17-year-girl missing since Monday .
Sophia Tuey left home from Grandview on foot about 6:40 p.m. Monday. She is believed to be be hitchhiking, trying to get to Atlanta to see friends or a relative in Fresno, California.
Tuey may be carrying a black backpack, a ukelele in case, and might be wearing glasses. She was last seen wearing a black leather coat with a furry hood, blue jeans and black combat boots.
Tuey is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 120 pounds and has blue eyes, short, shaved hair on the sides and back, and reddish hair on top.
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She regularly takes medication.
Anyone with information about Tuey’s whereabouts should call the Grandview Police Department at 816-316-4900.