Girl goes missing after being excused from school

Posted at 12:44 PM, Dec 07, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-07 23:44:54-05

The Town of Tonawanda Police are looking for a girl who went missing from school.

Samantha LeChot, 17, was released from school at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, December 5 after a male identifying himself as Samantha's father called for her to be excused.

Samantha drives a gray 2010 4-door Honda with New York license plate number HGW-4402. The car is registered to a family member.

Samantha is 5 feet 5 inches tall and about 120 pounds with a medium build, long brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on Samantha's whereabouts should call Detective Smith at 879-6641, or the Confidential Tip Line at 879-6606. Refer to complaint #16-651525.