Police seek new tips in 21-year missing girl case

Police seek new tips in 21-year missing girl case

Credit: Washington State Patrol

On the left is a photo of Misty Copsey at age 14 before she disappeared. On the right is a computer generated image of how she might look at age 28.

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by TRAVIS PITTMAN / KING 5 News

KING5.com

Posted on September 17, 2013 at 1:07 PM

Tuesday marks 21 years since a teenage girl went missing after going to the Puyallup Fair. Police are sending out a reminder in the hopes of finding new clues in her disappearance.

Misty Copsey was 14 when she was last seen walking home from the fairgrounds on Sept. 17, 1992. She missed her bus home and has not been seen by loved ones since.

Copsey would be 35 years old now. Police have released photos of her when she was 14 and a computer generated age progression photo of what she would have looked like at 28.

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Copsey was 5-feet 8-inches tall and 120 pounds when she disappeared. She is white, has blonde hair and green eyes and has a mole under her right eye and a scar under her right knee. She was last seen wearing a navy blue sweatshirt, baggy blue jeans and brown suede shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Puyallup Police Department Tip Line at 253-770-3343.

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