Update-Police Ask For Help in Locating Missing Teen

As of this morning, January 23rd, Garling has been located safe and is back with her family.

The Fairview Heights Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing teenage girl. Xaria M Garling, is 15 years old and has been missing since January 18, 2019, when she was dropped off at the Wyvetter Younge Middle School, in East St. Louis that morning.

Garling is a black female, 5’09 tall, approximately 130 pounds with straight black hair. She was last seen wearing a pink coat, pink boots, orange polo shirt, and dark jeans. She frequents the East St. Louis area and the St. Clair Square Mall. The last telephone contact with Garling was Friday evening, when she was at the Mall with friends.

Anyone with information on Garling’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Fairview Heights Police Department at (618) 489-2100.