Eastern Iowa authorities are asking for help in locating a missing girl.


According to the Hiawatha Police Department, 16-year-old Katherine Hildenbrand was reporting missing by her mother, Brandy Johnson, on Tuesday (April 24).

Hildenbrand was last seen Tuesday, April 17th, at about 7:30am, at Kennedy High School in Hiawatha.

An Operation Quickfind Notification from the police department notes that Hildenbrand's mental condition includes anxiety and depression.

Hildenbrand is described as white, 5 feet tall, 115 lbs, blue eyes and blond hair.
She was wearing sweat pants and a sweat shirt, blue hightop shoes, and black reading glasses. She also has a nose piercing on the left side of her face.

Anyone with information on Hildenbrand's whereabouts, is asked to contact the Hiawatha Police Department (319-393-1212) or the Linn County Sheriff (319-892-6100).