Update Oct. 6, 2015 - La Mesa Police report that this missing juvenile has been found with friends in Imperial Beach and has been returned to her family.
Update Oct. 4, 2015 1 p.m. - Olivia's mother confirms that a friend received an Instragram message that appears to be from Olivia. The message indicates she is safe but does not want to come home. It is not certain whether the message was sent by Olivia or possibly by someone with access to her account.
East County News Service
October 4, 2015 (La Mesa) – Public help is sought to locate Olivia Miller, 14, A Guatay resident who vanished Friday night in La Mesa. She was last seen at 7 p.m. at the Journey Community Church at 8363 Center Drive.
According to La Mesa Police dispatch, Olivia is 5 feet 1 inch tall, weighs 110 pounds, has black hair and green eyes. She was last seen wearing a white baseball cap, black shirt and black pants. She may also have been wearing a white cardigan and carrying a brown backpack, her mother has advised East County Magazine.
Olivia’s mother, Sherrie Jockell, says Olivia had a picnic dinner with family at the church before services. An assistant teacher in a class at church, Olivia never made it to class after dinner. Family realized she was missing after the service, when she did not return to their car. Olivia made no mention of going anywhere after church to her friends or family.