Police looking for missing Helper teens

Posted at 5:17 PM, Dec 04, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-04 19:28:46-05

HELPER, Utah — Helper police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating two teenagers who disappeared last week.

Jesse Turner and Mattea Jeffs were last seen at Mattea’s home on Thursday.

Mattea is a white female, 5’9″ tall, 150 pounds, with red hair and green eyes. She was last seen wearing a plaid jacket and jeans.

Jesse is a white male, 5’8′ tall, 120 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a grey Carbon Football sweater and jeans.

Both Jesse and Mattea left their cell phones and computers behind. Neither has used a credit since they were last seen.

Police say Jesse recently had his appendix removed and there were complications.

Anyone with knowledge of their whereabouts is asked to call Helper police at (435) 472-3719.