BPD searching for missing teen last seen in downtown Bakersfield

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community’s assistance in locating a missing teenager.

Nexie Martinez was last seen near her residence in the 2200 block of N Street on Feb. 3 at 5:38 p.m. Martinez is considered at risk due to no prior history of running away.

Runaway, at-risk teen missing in south Bakersfield

Martinez is described by police as 5 feet, 3 inches tall and 140 pounds with black long hair and brown eyes. Martinez was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweater, dark colored sweatpants, black shoes and a dark green backpack.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact BPD at 661-327-7111.

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