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Princeton University asking for help in search for missing student

Missing student, 20-year-old Misrach Ewunetie. Images from Princeton University.

Noah Cohen


Authorities on Tuesday asked for help from the public to find a missing Princeton University undergraduate student.

Misrach Ewunetie, a 20-year-old junior, was last seen around 3 a.m. Friday near Scully Hall, a residence hall on the southeastern section of campus, according to an alert from Princeton University.

A school spokesman said Wednesday that Ewunetie was still missing. Princeton police said Wednesday officers were searching in the area of Washington Road and Faculty Road.

She is 5 feet, 4 inches tall and weighs 130 pounds. She has brown eyes, black hair and light brown complexion.

Princeton’s Department of Public Safety was working to find Ewunetie, the university said Tuesday afternoon on Twitter.

Anyone with information was asked to contact Princeton public safety officials at 609-258-1000.

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NJ Advance Media staff writer Jeff Goldman contributed to this report.

Noah Cohen may be reached at ncohen@njadvancemedia.com.

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