15-year-old Eureka girl missing (UPDATE: She’s OK)

 UPDATED 5.8.13.:

On 5-7-2013, approximately 12:00 noon the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified by the Principal of Eureka High School that missing person Michelle Hibberts-Goodwin, 15 years old showed up at school. A deputy responded to the school and confirmed Hibberts-Goodwin was there. She was in good health and told the deputy she voluntarily left home, but decided to return due to media attention.




From the Sheriff’s Dept:

On 05-03-2013, approximately 10:00 p.m. the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was contacted by the father of a missing juvenile. The father told the investigating deputy his daughter, Michelle Hibberts-

Michelle Hibberts-Goodwin

Michelle Hibberts-Goodwin

Goodwin, 15 years old, from Eureka was missing. She goes by the nickname of  “Elle” .She was last seen in the area of Eureka High School at approximately 2:30 p.m. and was supposed to take the bus home. She failed to show up.


Michelle Hibberts-Goodwin is further described as: White Female, 5’2” tall, 125 lbs, blue eyes, blond/black hair. She was last seen wearing jeans with sparkles and a black top


Anyone with information for the Sheriffs Office regarding this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriffs Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriffs Office Crime Tip line at 707-268-2539.