Carlisle Police looking for runaway teen

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The Carlisle Police Department is looking for help finding a 16 year-old runaway. Destiny Marie Martinez.  Martinez left her home on January 28th.  Martinez is described as is an Hispanic female, 5’4” tall and approximately 130 lbs.  She has no tattoos, but her ears and belly button are pierced.  Martinez has curly brown hair, and her eyes are brown.

Martinez recently moved with her mother to Carlisle from York.  Police say she left her home voluntarily. Martinez has been seen in York on a few occasions in the last few days.  Martinez has a girlfriend in York and it is believed that they may be together.  Martinez may frequent the area of the 500 block of Prospect St. in York for this reason.


York police are aware of Martinez’s status and are assisting with trying locating Martinez.

Anybody that has knowledge of Martinez’s location is asked to contact Det. Sgt. Freedman at the Carlisle Police Department; 717-240-6623 or

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