Fredericktown Juveniles Reported Missing


UPDATE: The missing juveniles were located in Bellville. Thank you for all you assistance.


On February 28, 2017 at approximately 10:43 pm, relatives of Kailynn Hivley, 13, and Madison Griffith, 13, reported the girls did not return to their Fredericktown homes after being out together.

Kailynn Hivley, Hgt: 5’3″, Wgt: 95 lbs, Hair: Blue, Eyes: Green, last seen wearing a blue hoodie and black pants.

Madison Griffith, Hgt: 5’1″, Wgt: 110 lbs, Hair: Brown, Eyes: Brown, last seen wearing a blue hoodie and blue jeans.

On the afternoon of February 28th, Kailynn and Madison were asking family members to give them a ride to the Bellville, Ohio area, so they could visit a boy named Zach. All family members declined to transport the girls to Bellville and they both left their residences walking.

Fredericktown Police Department records indicate Madison has been reported as runaway on two separate occasions in the past. There is currently an active Probation Violation Warrant for Madison, issued by the Knox County Juvenile Court.

If you have any information concerning the whereabouts of Kailynn and/or Madison, please contact the Fredericktown Police Department, 740-694-9222 or Knox County Sheriff’s Office, 740-397-3333.