UPDATE: Within the past hour, Maui Police have confirmed that Ashley Newton was located overnight by Wailuku Patrol officers. She is reported to be in good health.
For the second time today, Maui Police are reaching out to the public in hopes of finding a reported missing person on Maui. Ashley Newton is a 24 year-old woman with no known local address. She was reported missing today by her uncle, who lives in Oklahoma – after the uncle was unable to locate his niece.
The report was filed shortly after noon today, Ms. Newton, police say, has contacts in Kihei, Lahaina, and Upcountry areas, however; at this time Police say she is homeless and her whereabouts are unknown.
MPD provided this description:
- NAME: Ashley NEWTON – Adult, Caucasian, female
- AGE: 24
- HEIGHT: 5’5”
- WEIGHT: 150-170
- EYES: Green
- HAIR: Dark Blond possible dyed Dark Brown
- CLOTHING: Unknown
- ADDRESS: Homeless
- TATTOOS: Right shoulder flowers and Japanese Kanji script, right wrist “Kihei” left wrist “Girl”
If Ashley Newton is located, please contact the Maui Police Department at (808) 244-6400 or 911 if it is an emergency. Also Detective Gordon Sagun at 244-6434 (Monday through Friday 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) Please reference Missing Person report #15-010602.
Earlier today, MPD released a public plea for help finding another missing person – under similar circumstances: no local address and a report filed