Search continues for missing teen

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

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

Kupari said the teen has not been heard from since that time.

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