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Statewide Silver Alert canceled for girl missing from northwestern Indiana

Chrisitiana Bennett (Provided Photo/Indiana State Police)

UPDATE: This Silver Alert was canceled at 1:40 p.m. on March 2.

HAMMOND, Ind. (WISH) — A statewide Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 14-year-old girl.

Police in Hammond are searching for 14-year-old Christiana Bennett who is missing from Hammond.

She is described as 5-feet-4-inches and 125 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes.

Bennett was last seen wearing a dark blue short-sleeve polo shirt, khaki pants, black Nike Air Max gym shoes and a black “bubble coat.”

Police say the girl is believed to be in extreme danger. Anyone with information on Bennett’s whereabouts is asked to call the Hammond Police Department at 219-660-0000.