Authorities searching for missing Casa Grande teen in need of possible medical attention

Posted at 2:50 PM, May 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-12 21:49:47-04

Authorities are searching for a missing 16-year-old girl from Casa Grande who may be in need of medical attention. 

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children says that Kaitlyn Vounas was last seen Thursday at her home in Casa Grande. 

She is described as biracial (black and white), 5 feet 7 inches tall, and weighing 215 pounds. 

NCMEC says her upper lip, nose, and navel are pierced. Her hair may be dyed red.

She may be in the Phoenix area, according to authorities. 

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Vounas is asked to call NCMEC at 1-800-843-5678 or the Casa Grande Police Department at 520-421-8700.