Police Searching for Missing Hamden Teen

Sixteen-year-old Chelsea Austin hasn't been seen since early Monday morning.

From the Hamden Police Department:

Hamden Police is asking for the public’s help in locating Chelesa Austin, 16, who resides at an Aspen Glen Drive address in Hamden.

Austin is described as a black female, 5’3”, 120 lbs., brown eyes, black hair, light complexion, possibly wearing a red and white baseball cap. She was last seen on Sept. 24 at approximately 6:50 a.m.

Austin is believed to be with a friend, . Hamden Police believe that they may be in New York. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hamden Police Department Special Victims Unit, Detective Stephen Rossacci at 203-230-4000.

cheryl September 25, 2012 at 06:51 PM
Has crime increased in Hamden. It seems so, then you must ask WHY?
C September 25, 2012 at 08:58 PM
What does crime have to do with this? The article states she is with a friend in NY..lets hope she is found safe...Not every article on this site needs to be a heated debate..it's getting a bit old...funny how the same " crew" of readers enjoy the one ups...and never seem to be able to choke out a compliment or any words of encouragement..sorry seeing this comment here is the last straw!...none of them voted on the back to school pics or had anything to say about the burgers...but let's all just get it out of the way..wait let me get my cap lock on so you know I'm yelling..."IT'S NOT FAIR..THE TAX PAYERS ARE ALWAYS FOOTING THE BILL.".is that good?.ok that's out of the way so lets say a prayer and count some blessings and hope this girl..someone's daughter,sister,grandaughter,and friend is ok...


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