Riviera Beach missing teen returns home

Posted at 4:35 PM, May 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-20 13:21:19-04

UPDATE: Kryshonda Felton has returned home, according to the Riviera Beach Police Department.


RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. -- Riviera Beach police are seeking to locate a missing 16-year-old girl. Kryshonda N. Felton is described as a habitual runaway who has been reported missing on several occasions. Police say on past occasions, although she would not tell her family where she was, she would maintain frequent contact to let them know she was safe. However this time, her family says they have not heard from her in over three weeks.

Felton was last seen by her family on approximately April 18. She was reported missing to the Riviera Beach Police Department on May 12 by her mother.

Police say it is possible that she is under the influence of older adults with ulterior motives.

In the past, Kryshonda has frequently been seen in the area near the Fire House Park in Riviera Beach.

Anyone with information about the location of Kryshonda N. Felton should call Riviera Beach police at 561-845-4123 or Crime Stoppers at 800-458-TIPS.