Shreveport (KMSS) — Local authorities are asking the public in helping find a teenager who reportedly run away from home.
According to the Shreveport Police Department, officer were dispatched Tuesday to the 1000 block of Highland Avenue on reports of a runaway teenager.
When officers arrived at the scene, the child's mother told police her 14-year-old daughter, Nhyiah Gremillion, ran away from the home there and had not been heard from since.
The girl is described as a black female, standing 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighing about 105 pounds. She has black hair, brown eyes and was last seen wearing a short blue jean jacket, blue jeans, and a pink and plaid shirt. She was also wearing pink ballerina shoes and carrying a pink duffel bag with her name embroidered on it.
Nhyiah is not from Shreveport and she was last seen near Centenary Boulevard in Shreveport’s Highland neighborhood.
Anyone who has any information regarding Nhyiah Gremillion or her whereabouts is urged to call Shreveport Police detectives at 318-673-2583 ext. 3 or Shreveport-Caddo Parish Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373.