Mother seeks help in finding missing teen

MARQUETTE – The mother of a teenage runaway is seeking help from the public to find her daughter.

Samantha Jolene Aho, 13, ran away from the Teaching Family Homes campus in Harvey Thursday night accompanied by a 14-year-old boy, according to Aho’s mother.

Aho’s mother said she has not heard from her daughter since that time.

Aho is described as about 5 feet 3 inches tall, weighing about 130 pounds, with blue eyes and dishwater blonde hair. She was last seen wearing a maroon Aeropostle hoodie and light blue denim shorts.

Anyone who has seen Aho or has knowledge of her whereabouts is being asked to call the Michigan State Police post in Negaunee at 906-475-9922.