Search continues for missing Truckee teenager | SierraSun.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Search continues for missing Truckee teenager

TRUCKEE, Calif. — The search for Truckee 16-year-old Kiely Rodni continues as authorities are following up on leads while also searching by air for her whereabouts.

Keily Rodni
Provided/PCSO

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office said detectives are following up on tips received and the department’s Falcon 30 helicopter is assisting the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office with the search.

“Our air operations crew will be flying over the Interstate 80 corridor between Donner Summit and the Nevada state line, and will continue searching around the Prosser Lake area,” said the sheriff’s office.



Despite the numerous resources involved in the search, Rodni and her vehicle, a 2013 silver Honda CRV with California license plate 8YUR127, are still missing.

Authorities search for Truckee’s Kiely Rodni.
Provided

California Highway Patrol, Truckee Police and FBI are also assisting in the search.



“We are trying to obtain as much information as possible  — our focus is getting Kiely home safely,” said the sheriff’s office.

Anyone who has information about Robni and her whereabouts should call the tip line at 530-581-6320 Option 7.

A $50,000 reward is being offered for information that hopefully brings Rodni safely home.

Rodni was last seen at about 12:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, at a party attended by approximately 100 kids near the Prosser Family Campground.

The sheriff’s office said her phone has been out of service since the party.

Rodni is a caucasian female, about 5-foot-7, 115 pounds with blonde hair, hazel eyes and has numerous piercings and jewelry, including a nose ring. She was last seen wearing green Dickies pants, a black tank top.

Placer County sheriff’s Office’s Falcon 30 helicopter has been searching the area.
Provided/PCSO

Support Local Journalism

 

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Lake Tahoe, Truckee, and beyond make the Sierra Sun's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.