From the Bayside Patch:
Police are asking for the public's help in locating a Queens teenager who went missing Tuesday at 8 p.m.
Alyssa Markovic, 16, was last seen leaving her 35th Avenue home in Flushing on Tuesday evening.
Markovic is described as 5-foot-7-inches tall and 108 pounds with dark blonde hair.
At the time of her disappearance, she was wearing pink sweat pants, a navy blue jacket and purple boots. She was carrying a green bag with an image of the Statue of Liberty.
If anyone has any information, they are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
All calls are strictly confidential.
UPDATE: Markovic has reportedly returned home. Thank you for your support in ensuring her safe return.