MPD seeks public’s help in locating 17-year-old

The Marshalltown Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a 17-year-old girl who went missing on Monday.

Mina Youngbear, of Tama, was last seen at Marshalltown High School at approximately 1 p.m. on Monday.

Youngbear is described as a 5 foot 3 inch Native American who weighs approximately 113 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing a black Hawkeye hoodie and jeans, black gym shoes and carrying a black Iowa Hawkeye backpack with a single strap.

Police ask that anyone with information about Youngbear and her whereabouts contact the MPD at 641-754-5725.