Police search for girl who ran away from Poconos foster home

Published: 9:44 AM EDT Aug 18, 2013

Police in the Poconos are searching for a a 17-year-old girl who ran away from a foster home in Middle Smithfield Township, Monroe County.

Police say 17-year-old Haley Christine Steinberg ran away from the home in the 100 block of Pinewood Drive North at about 10:45 p.m. Friday.

Steinberg is described as being 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing 138 pounds. She has blonde hair, green eyes and was last seen wearing a black short-sleeve shirt, jean shorts and black flip-flops. She was carrying a black purse and yellow duffle bag.

Anyone with information is asked to call the State Police barracks in Swiftwater at 570-839-7701.