Wednesday outlines one year given a Yorkton, Sask. teen went missing.
Mekayla Bali, 17, was final seen during a train repository in Yorkton, Sask. on Apr 12, 2016. Staff during a repository pronounced she did not buy a ticket.
Mekayla Bali was final seen during a train repository on 1st Avenue North in Yorkton, Sask. RCMP
Mekayla Bali was final seen during a train repository on 1st Avenue North in Yorkton, Sask.
Police pronounced on that day, Mekayla left Sacred Heart High School shortly after arriving, afterwards quickly stopped during a guaranty and discount emporium and during a bank.
She afterwards went to Tim Hortons before returning to her high propagandize before noon. Bali left Sacred Heart High School and went to a train repository where she bought lunch during a restaurant. She was seen withdrawal a repository around 1:45 p.m. CT.
Mekayla’s mother, Paula Bali, final saw Mekayla, who was 16 during a time, when Paula forsaken her off during propagandize during Apr 12, 2016. She says a morning was a unchanging one and there was no money or makeup blank from a house.
On Jul 20, 2016 a Missing Children Society of Canada pronounced a child hunt warning for Bali had been activated in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba.
Paula has trafficked to Vancouver mixed times to follow adult on tips and leads she has received. However, she says there isn’t some-more additional news about Mekayla’s whereabouts. She also pronounced Mekyala’s disappearance is out of character.
“I consider that’s a many formidable thing is perplexing to cope with a detriment of someone,” Paula pronounced progressing Wednesday.
“We wish she’s not mislaid forever; we only need to find her. Her siblings have struggled really contingency with perplexing to know what has happened to Mekayla and we have to acknowledge we onslaught with that as well. So there’s been a lot of highlight and strain. It’s been unusually difficult.”
RCMP and Mekayla’s family hold a news discussion Wednesday afternoon. Insp. Jennifer Ebert, with a RCMP “F” Division South District, pronounced they have perceived over 200 tips though do not know Mekayla’s locale past 1:45 p.m. during a train depot.
“We have been incompetent to endorse any sighting of Mekayla past 1:45 of Apr 12, 2016,” Ebert said.
Ebert pronounced military trust Mekayla is still alive.
“However it is really unfortunate that there has been no sighting of Mekayla within a year that we’ve been means to confirm,” Ebert said.
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Mekayla has not been active on amicable media and there is no other digital footprint given Apr 12 of final year.
RCMP have not been means to brand a different male who might have been with Bali during a STC train depot.
Police report a male as between 40 and 50 years old, 5’10” to 6’2”, with dim hair and a tattoo next his left bend of a cranky with abandon around it.
A blueprint of a tattoo seen on a different male who might have information associated to Bali’s disappearance. RCMP
A blueprint of a tattoo seen on a different male who might have information associated to Bali’s disappearance.
Paula and Mekayla’s brother, Joshua, spoke during a conference.
“I skip Mekayla and cry for her each night. we don’t know what happened to Mekayla. we only wish her to come home,” Joshua said.
Mekayla’s younger brother, Joshua Bali, speaks during an RCMP news discussion on Apr 12. Blake Lough / Global News
Mekayla’s younger brother, Joshua Bali, speaks during an RCMP news discussion on Apr 12.
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Paula spoke about Mekayla’s interests, including books and baking, while seeking for people with information to step forward.
“Mekayla was an emotionally fast teen and had career aspirations to be a kindergarten teacher.”
She combined she will continue to disciple for a provincial and sovereign supervision to give some-more courtesy to blank children.
“When we ask we to think, pause, be vigilant, this for her though this is for all children,” Paula said.
“I consider a answers are not distant from home. Whether it’s in a City of Yorkton or this province, someone knows something,” Paula pronounced progressing Wednesday.
“People don’t only vanish.”
Mekayla is described as Caucasian, 5’2”, 125 pounds, with blond hair and blue eyes. She also goes by a name Mekayla Niebergall.
She is famous to change her appearance. Police contend her reddish hair can be painted blond or other colours. Bali is also famous to wear her hair down, pulled back, true or wavy.
Mekayla Bali is described as Caucasian, five-foot two, 125 pounds, with blond hair and blue eyes. RCMP
Mekayla Bali is described as Caucasian, five-foot two, 125 pounds, with blond hair and blue eyes.
Bali infrequently wears dim rimmed eyeglasses and a teal/mint-coloured forever scarf.
The family is stability to offer a $25,000 prerogative for a protected lapse of a teen.
“As we pronounced before, my value is lost. we will persevere myself to anticipating you,” Paula said.
“This anniversary is not a time to delayed down a search. We will never stop a search. we will find we no matter what.”