Search is still on one year after 18-year-old goes missing

Posted at 2:56 PM, Jun 19, 2018

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children is asking for help finding 18-year-old Mekdelawit Thesing.

Thesing went missing a year ago on June 19, 2017. She was last seen at her home in Fredericksburg, VA.

She may still be in the local area or she may have traveled to Alexandria, VA; Glen Allen, VA; Washington, D.C.; or Baltimore.

Mekdelawit may go by the alias names of Makdo, Makdi, Meg, Mekdi or Mekde.

She is described as 5 feet 6 inches tall with black hair and brown eyes. She has multiple piercings in each ear.