Douglas County Sheriff Looking for Leads in Search for Runaway Teen

Minden, NV…The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in locating a runaway juvenile who has been missing for approximately one week.

On February 23, 2013, 16 year-old Geolyn Balleza ran away from her parent’s home in Minden, Nevada.

Geolyn is believed to have run away and is somewhere between Douglas County and the Reno/Sparks area.

Geolyn Balleza is described as a white /pacific Islander female, 5 feet-5 in tall, 170 lbs, heavy build, brown eyes, long straight brown & blond hair, and a tattoo “Sante” lower back (see attached photo).

Douglas County Secret Witness is offering a reward for information leading to the location and successful recovery of Geolyn. Your identity is not needed, and you will remain ANONYMOUS.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Geolyn is urged to call DCSO Investigator John Preston at 775-782-9909 or Douglas County Secret Witness at: 775-78-CRIME (775-782-7463).