Tristen has been found safe

UPDATE: Tristen has been found safe. Original alert appears below.

MICHIGAN CITY, INDIANA. AUGUST 15, 2020. MISSING CHILD INVESTIGATION. ATTEMPT TO LOCATE. Law enforcement officials in Indiana have created an missing child alert for a 14 year old that went missing more than a week ago in Indiana.

Authorities report that 14 year old Tristen Watson was last seen on August 4, 2020 in Michigan City, Indiana.

Tristen is registered as a missing endangered child with the Michigan City Police Department and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.


Authorities describe Tristen as a 14 year old white female with blonde hair and hazel eyes.

She stands 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs approximately 105 pounds.

Please note that Tristen has a scar on her left ankle.

The map above is the general area where Tristen was reported missing. Please note that the map is automatically generated from Google and the blue and red markers on the map are local landmarks and businesses created by Google. The red and blue markers are not an indication of an exact location of where someone went missing.

Authorities have reason to believe that Tristen may still be in the Michigan City, Indiana area or may travel to Anderson, Indiana.

A last seen clothing description was not available at the time of this alert.

If you have five seconds, copy and paste this PL8PIC link to social media, make a public post, tag several friends, and use the hashtag #FindTristenWatson to help this alert go viral. You never know. You might just help save a life.

If you have seen Tristen or have any information about her, please contact the Michigan City Police Department at 1-219-874-3221.


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Have you seen this child? Tristen Watson

Missing From: MICHIGAN CITY, IN. Missing Date: Aug 4, 2020 12:00:00 AM. Tristen may still be in the local area or may travel to Anderson, Indiana. She has a scar on her left ankle.