Red Cross Evacuation Center for Mad River/Ruth at: Van Duzen Community Center, Van Duzen Road, Mad River:
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Fortuna teen missing
The following is from the Fortuna Police Department:
On June 29th, 2014 at approximately 12:30 p.m., a Sergeant with the Fortuna Police Department was contacted by the legal guardian of a Ciara Nicole Hider (age 17) who is four days overdue from a camping trip. Hider was last seen on Thursday leaving Fortuna enroute to the Dinsmore area to camp with friends. Hider has failed to contact family or return to the residence.
Ciara Nicole Hider is a white female Age 17 5’8” 160 with Brown eyes, brown shoulder length hair
Unknown clothing worn
Possibly associated to a white Chevy pickup with the numeric’s “71” displayed on the CA license plate or in the company of Ariel Wade and/or Billy Williams.
If Hider is seen or contacted please contact the Fortuna Police Department.