Update: All four Carson City runaways found | NevadaAppeal.com

Update: All four Carson City runaways found

Nevada Appeal staff report
Hailey Hamby, 15

Update: The two missing teenagers turned themselves in to juvenile on Sunday.


One of the four missing Carson City teens has returned home, however investigators are still looking for the whereabouts of two of the four.

Jamie Hardiman, 16, Hanna Dillard, 14, Lindsey Hamby, 16, and Hailey Hamby, 15, all of Carson City were reported missing earlier this month. Dillard and the Hamby sisters were reported missing Sept. 2 and Hardiman was reported missing Aug. 13.

Dillard returned home last Thursday and Hardiman was arrested Sept. 8 after deputies located the teen and another unrelated runaway in a residence near the 1700 block of Russell Way.

Still missing are Lindsey and Hailey Hamby. Lindsey is 5-2 with brown hair and blue eyes; Hailey is 5-2 with brown hair and brown eyes, however, they attempted to change their appearance by changing their hair color, according to law enforcement. Lindsey attempted to bleach her hair and it’s more orange than blond, authorities said.

They were last seen in the area of the Black Jack Inn South Lake Tahoe and surrounding hotels and motels. The girls are possibly in the company of Andrew Hernandez, 18, who also goes by the name of Nathaniel Hernandez, in a black 2006 Ford Explorer with a Nevada license plate 17E682.

If anyone has any information on the girls, contact the Carson City Dispatch Center at (775) 887-2677 (COPS), Detective Sam Hatley at (775) 283-7852 or Detective Morgan Tucker at (775) 283-7858.