Update: Melanie Meri Davy was found safe Thursday in Lake Elmo, Minn., after a witnesses recognized Melanie and her father at a restaurant and called police. Melanie was returned to her mother and Shon Davy was arrested on charges of deprivation of parental rights.
Police in Lakeville, Minn., are searching for 15-year-old Melanie Meri Davy and her father, Shon Davy, 38, who were both last seen Monday. Davy failed to return the girl after a weekend visitation, police say. His status as a twice-convicted sex offender raises concerns for Melanie’s well-being. Davy was convicted in 1995 and 1998 for second- and third-degree criminal sexual conduct.
Melanie Davy is described as 5’3″ and 110 pounds. She has long, dark blonde hair and was last seen wearing jeans, flip flops, and a white Cookie Monster shirt.
Shon Davy is 5’2″ and 109 pounds. He is likely to have a beard or goatee and is missing his right eye.
Shon Davy does not drive and uses public transport. He also requires a home medical assistant due to an illness.
If you have any information about the whereabouts of Melanie Meri Davy or Shon Davy, please contact Lakeville police at 952-985-2800 or 952-322-2323.