ALERT: Newark Police Search for Missing 8-Year-Old Girl UPDATE: Found Safe

Police officials in Newark request the public’s assistance in locating Corren Lewis, 8, of Newark, who was reported missing today.

Police say Corren was dropped off at Belmont Runyon School, located at 1 Belmont Runyon Way, Newark, at approximately 8:15 a.m. by a family member.

There is no school today and Corren has not been located police said.

She is described at 4’2” tall and 78 lbs. with a light brown complexion, brown hair and brown eyes. Corren, who has her hair in ponytail and braids in the back, was last seen wearing a shiny black coat, navy blue pants, black boots and carrying a purple unicorn book bag.

While police are actively searching for Corren, we seek the public’s help in quickly locating her so she can be returned to her family.

Director Ambrose urges anyone with information about the whereabouts of Corren Lewis to call the Department's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477). All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.