Missing 15-year-old last seen at North Miami Senior High School, police say

Laurie Balthazar might be with friends, adult boyfriend


NORTH MIAMI, Fla. – Miami-Dade Schools police are searching for a 15-year-old girl who was reported missing last week.

Police said Laurie Balthazar was last seen about 7 a.m. Dec. 14 when she was dropped off at North Miami Senior High School by her grandmother.

Police said Balthazar was wearing a gray polo shirt with khaki pants.

While Balthazar has no history of running away, police said they believe that she might be with friends or an adult boyfriend.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to call Detective Gil Ochoa at 305-995-COPS or Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.

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