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Updated: 07/04/2013 08:01:53AM

Missing teen could be in Highlands

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16-year-old Alexes Schell is missing from her Mena, Arkansas, home and is believed to be in the Highlands County area.

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The Highlands County Sheriff’s Office has joined with the Arkansas Polk County Sheriff’s Office in an effort to locate a missing juvenile believed to be in the area.

Alexes Schell, 16, of Mena, Ark., was last seen June 20 in Mena. She is described as 5 feet 2 inches tall, approximately 135 pounds, with long brown hair with highlights, and brown eyes.

The teen previously lived in Highlands County and there is a possibility that she may be in the area.

Anyone with information regarding her location is requested to contact the Highlands County Sheriff’s Office Special Victim’s Unit at 863-402-7357 and speak with Detective Barbara Hair.

Anyone with information who wants to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Heartland Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS(8477), contact them on the Internet at