Alaska State Troopers search for missing Soldotna teen

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers are searching for a teenager who has been missing for seven days. 17-year-old Abigail Bystedt was last seen in Soldotna on November 9 wearing jeans, a black sweater and a carrying a grey backpack. Bystedt is described as 5 feet 7 inches tall, weighing 137 pounds, with brown hair and eyes.

It is unknown which direction she was traveling or what her destination was, but it is believed she left the peninsula.

Anyone with information about Bystedt is asked to call the Alaska State Troopers at 907-262-4453.