Hope Police Department

The Hope, Ark., Police Department is seeking help in locating a missing Hempstead County girl.

Authorities are looking for Kara J. Watson, 16, of Hope. She was last seen at her residence in the 1500 block of Lester Drive on Sunday morning at approximately 10:30AM.

According to the police department release, she is believed to be driving a black Ford Explorer bearing the Arkansas license plate 784WXD.

It is unknown exactly what Kara was wearing at the time of her disappearance. Police describe the missing teen as a white female, 5'3" tall, weighing around 173 pounds with brown hair, and brown eyes.

Anyone who may have had contact with Kara since Sunday or has any information regarding her current whereabouts is urged to contact the Hope Police Department at 870-777-3434 or Detective Todd Lauterbach at 870-722-2576.