Police in Sagamihara, Kanagawa Prefecture, on Tuesday released a photo and the name of an 11-year-old girl who has been missing since Saturday.
About 250 police were mobilized on Tuesday to search wooded areas in the vicinity of where Michi Shinozaki was last believed to have gone.
Police said Michi had been playing with a friend at her home until 4 p.m. After that, she went for a walk with her dog. When the dog returned home alone 40 minutes later, her father went out to search for her. He notified police at 6:40 p.m., Fuji TV reported.
Police said Michi is 150 cms tall and was wearing a black sweater, blue jeans and white sneakers.© Japan Today