WATCH: LPD, family of missing woman speak out for first time

The family of 23-year-old Carly Schaaf is speaking out publicly about her disappearance for the first time.
courtesy of LPD

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Lincoln Police continue to investigate reports of a missing woman whose disappearance happened under “suspicious circumstances.”

The woman’s family joined LPD on Thursday to talk about the case publicly for the first time. (See video above)


On May 19, an officer was called to the area of Van Dorn and S 20th Streets to take the initial missing person report on 23-year-old Carly Schaaf.

Schaaf’s mother, told Lincoln Police that her daughter had not been heard from since the morning of May 17.

Police say they have been conducting multiple interviews and examining digital evidence. The information gathered led them to believe that Schaaf may have gone missing under questionable circumstances.

Carly Schaaf

Carly Schaaf

Officers are asking for your help in locating Schaaf.

She is described as being 5’2″, 130 lbs, with hazel eyes and brown hair that was last dyed black. Schaaf was last seen at her home near Van Dorn and S 20th Streets last month.

If you have any information about her whereabouts, call this special tip line set up by the Lincoln Police (402) 441-9903 or 911 in an emergency.

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