UPDATE: APD Releases Video of Missing 19-year-old, Aniah Blanchard
WATCH: From the Auburn Police Division: As part of the ongoing joint investigation with the Montgomery Police Department, APD released a snippet of a video capturing Aniah Haley Blanchard making a purchase at a convenience store located on South College Street, on Wednesday, Oct. 23, just prior to her vehicle being observed traveling southbound on South College Street.
Assisting with the investigation are the Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Marshal Service, the Department of Homeland Security, the Lee County District Attorney’s Office, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department, Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, Alabama Fusion Center and the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences.
The investigation is continuing, and anyone with information regarding Aniah’s whereabouts is being asked to call the Auburn Police Division Detective Section at 334-501-3140, the anonymous tip line at 334-246-1391 or the 24-hour non-emergency number at 334-501-3100.
Police released new pictures of Aniah’s car that does show damage to the vehicle. Investigators say upon the vehicle’s recovery, damage had occurred from when it was last seen on Wednesday, Oct. 23 in Auburn. Investigators now believe foul play is a possibility.
Auburn Police are asking for your helping finding 19-year-old Aniah Haley Blanchard. She was reported missing to police Thursday.
Police said the last person she talked to was a friend Wednesday night just before midnight.
According to family members shes about 5’6”, 125 lbs., with brown eyes, brown hair, and pierced ears. She was last seen wearing a black dress and tan boots with black stockings.
Police say there is now evidence of foul play.
Blanchard, who is from Birmingham, drives a black 2017 Honda CR-V with the Alabama tag number 49BS356.
If you see her or have any information on her whereabouts, call police immediately.