Press Release

Platte County Sheriff's Office
Mark S. Owen, Sheriff
415 3rd Street Suite 10
Platte City, MO 64079
816-858-2424 (business)
816-858-3053 (fax)

Subject: Runaway Juvenile
Date: 2017-04-21
Author: R. Smith
Public Information Officer
Reference Number: 17-009

Platte County Sheriff's Office
Mark Owen, Sheriff
415 Third Street, Suite 10
Platte City, MO. 64079
(816) 858-2424 Business
(816) 858-3053 Fax


Date: April 21, 2017


Contact: Sergeant Russell Smith
Public Information Officer
(816) 858-3210

Reference Number: 17-009

Subject: Requesting the publicís assistance locating a runaway juvenile.

The Platte County Sheriff's Office is requesting the publicís assistance in locating a runaway juvenile 16 year old Madison Roberts. Roberts was last seen at her southern Platte County home wearing blue jean shorts, glasses, and a light colored tank top mid-afternoon on April 19, 2017. Roberts current hair color is blonde with dark roots. Roberts may be en-route to the State of Utah, at this time no information has been developed that she is endangered. Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Roberts is encouraged to contact TIPS Hotline at 474-TIPS, and may also submit tips via the Plate County Sheriffís Office website at