[Update] Buckeye Runaway Sought, Last Seen In Rhode Island

Heather Pittman

Heather Pittman was located Saturday June 2, in upstate Rhode Island with assistance from the FBI . Heather is OK. She is in the custody of child protective services and will be returned to her family in Arizona. Thank you for your assistance in this case.


On April 14, 2018, Heather Pittman, age 15, was reported as a runaway by her grandmother whom she lives with at her residence in Buckeye, Maricopa County, Arizona.

Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office detectives were able to confirm that Heather boarded a flight on April 13, 2018, via Sky Harbor Airport and subsequently arrived in the Providence, Rhode Island area the following morning.

Detectives have been working in collaboration with the Special Investigations Division and with Law Enforcement personnel in Rhode Island in hopes to locate Heather and bring her home safely.

If seen call MCSO at 602-876-TIPS (8477). Reference report # IR18-010745