Police: Girl, 15, ran away from facility; Believed to be with wanted father


PITTSBURGH - Authorities are looking for a 15-year-old girl who ran away from a detention facility over the weekend.

According to police, 15-year-old Pricilla Papaleo left Sleepy Hollow Academy detention facility on Sunday and is believed to be with her father -- Edgar H. “John” Papaleo.

Authorities said Edgar Papaleo, 42, is wanted in Philadelphia on robbery, theft and related offenses. He has connections in Pittsburgh, Zelienople and Philadelphia, investigators said.

Pricilla Papaleo is described as a white female standing about 5 feet 2 inches tall and weighing about 115 pounds. She is possibly wearing a gray, long-sleeve shirt and navy blue pants.

Edgar Papaleo is described as a white male, standing about 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing about 190 pounds.

Anyone with information on the pair is asked to contact 911.