Silver Alert issued for Groton teen

Caitlin Sjostedt (Photo: Connecticut State Police)

GROTON, Conn. (WTNH) — A Silver Alert has been issued on Tuesday night for a teen missing from Groton.

According to Connecticut State Police, 17-year-old Caitlin Sjostedt has been missing since Monday.

She is described by police as having brown hair and brown eyes while standing around 5’4″ and weighing approximately 140 pounds.

Officials say she was last seen wearing a white sweater with black Hollister lettering, black leggings and white Adidas sneakers.

Authorities are asking anyone with information on Sjostedt’s whereabouts to call 860-445-2451.