The Bullhead City Police Department is assisting the Phoenix Police Department in a missing persons report.
A father, who has full custody, reported his two daughters were taken from their school in Phoenix on January 18th by their mother and were never returned to his custody.
Authorities believe the two girls, Leila (15) and Kylee (12) Banghart, are in the Bullhead City/Mohave Valley area with their mother, Misty Payne, 34.
No arrest warrant has been issued at this time.
If anyone has any information on the missing girls’ whereabouts, please contact the Bullhead City Police Department at (928) 763-1999 or the Phoenix Missing and Unidentified Persons Unit (602) 262-6141.