Police in Washington state say they’ve discovered a teen who mysteriously disappeared after leaving a cryptic message in her journal.
According to the Clark County Sheriff’s Department, 17-year-old Angelic Tracy “Anji” Dean was positioned round four p.m., Wednesday, on the Clackamas Town Center mall in Happy Valley, Oregon.
Authorities mentioned the teenager might need been lured away from her house for the needs of exploitation.
“This is an active investigation that includes the crime of human trafficking,” Sgt. Kevin Allais of the sheriff’s workplace informed KGW.com.
Police in Washington state are trying to find a teen who mysteriously disappeared after leaving a cryptic message in her journal.
Angelic Tracy “Anji” Dean, 17, of Camas, a metropolis roughly 25 miles northeast of Portland, Oregon, wrote, “If you’re reading this, I’m either missing or dead” in her journal, and has not been seen since, based on KGW.com
Dean’s mother and father reportedly discovered her pockets, financial institution card and glasses of their home when she vanished on June 23. The journal entry, based on her mother and father, was not found till after she disappeared.
A cryptic textual content message was additionally reportedly despatched to Dean’s boyfriend’s cellphone from her quantity on the day she disappeared. The message learn, partly: “They were going to kill you and my family.”
Police haven’t mentioned if there are any indications that Dean has been kidnapped, however household spokeswoman Michelle Bart informed Camaspostrecord.com that the household believes Dean “has been trafficked, or is in a position of that nature.”
Dean’s mom, Lynda Jorgensen, informed KGW on Monday her daughter had not too long ago made weird statements to lecturers and counselors that she was combined up in one thing she couldn’t get out of. Just precisely what that one thing was stays unclear.
“We have no idea where she is or who she’s with,” Jorgensen mentioned.