Missing Milton teen found safe

UPDATE as of 3:15 p.m. Thursday: Maria Gloria Gonzalez has been found safe, Interim Milton Police Chief Mark Langford said. Further details were not immediately available. Check back for updates.

INITIAL POST: Police were asking the public to help find an 18-year-old Milton woman missing since Monday.

Maria Gloria Gonzalez wrote suicidal notes on her bedroom mirror in lipstick, according to a police statement, and was last seen about 11:30 a.m. Monday near the 1400 block of Juniper Street, walking away from her home there.

Gonzalez was possibly in the 8400 block of Pacific Highway East about half an hour later, police said.

She’s described as Hispanic, 5 feet 1, 114 pounds. She was wearing a black hoodie and black skinny jeans when last seen.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to call detective Amy Camden at 253-922-8735, or via dispatch at 253-922-6633, ext. 1.