Update- May 7, 2013: Missing person found
According to a press release update from the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office, dated May 7, 2013:
On 5-7-2013, approximately 12:00 noon the Humboldt County Sheriffâ€™s Office was notified by the Principal of Eureka High School that missing person Michelle Hibberts-Goodwin, 15 years old showed up at school. A deputy responded to the school and confirmed Hibberts-Goodwin was there. She was in good health and told the deputy she voluntarily left home, but decided to return due to media attention.
The original post on this incident appears below.
A 15 year-old female was reported missing, as of Friday, May 3, 2013, by her father.
Michelle Hibberts-Goodwin, who goes by the nickname "Elle", was last seen near Eureka High School on that Friday at around 2:30 pm. The press release from the Humboldt County Sheriffâ€™s Office appears below.
On 05-03-2013, approximately 10:00 p.m. the Humboldt County Sheriffâ€™s Office was contacted by the father of a missing juvenile. The father told the investigating deputy his daughter, Michelle Hibberts-Goodwin, 15 years old, from Eureka was missing. She goes by the nickname of â€śElleâ€ť .She was last seen in the area of Eureka High School at approximately 2:30 p.m. and was supposed to take the bus home. She failed to show up.
Michelle Hibberts-Goodwin is further described as: White Female, 5â€™2â€ť tall, 125 lbs, blue eyes, blond/black hair. She was last seen wearing jeans with sparkles and a black top
Anyone with information for the Sheriffs Office regarding this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriffs Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriffs Office Crime Tip line at 707-268-2539.
Reported missing: Michelle Hibberts-Goodwin - was last seen wearing jeans with sparkles and a black top.