NEWBURGH, N.Y. -- Amina Atelek, a 15-year-old, from Newburgh, has been missing since Sept. 16, 2015.
Atelek, who is 5-feet-3-inches tall with brown hair and eyes, may go by the nickname Mina. She could be in the local Newburgh area but also may have traveled to Brooklyn or Queens.
If you’ve seen her or know where she may be, please contact the Newburgh City Police Department or the state Missing Persons Clearinghouse hotline at (800)-346-3543.
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