|Summarized by Kent Larsen
Valley Briefs: Still no sign of Mesa (Mormon) girl
(Phoenix) AZ Republic 8Jan99
An 11-year-old Mesa, Arizona LDS girl, Mikelle Biggs, has been
missing since January 2nd. Police have spent five days searching
Mikelle was last seen waiting for an Ice Cream truck. Her bicycle
and the change she had was found near where she had been waiting
for the truck, but there has been no sign of Mikelle.
Police have been following tips regarding a copper-colored Jeep
seen in the area about the time Mikelle disappeared. They are
also looking for the ice cream truck.
The disappearance is getting a lot of press attention in Phoenix.
Her Stake has spearheaded community efforts to help find her,
using as many as 500 volunteers to distribute 50,000 flyers over
a 44 square mile area.