NOPD searching for missing teenager

Shirnell Bingham, 18
Shirnell Bingham, 18

New Orleans, La. - The NOPD is asking for the public's help in locating 18 year-old Shirnell Bingham.

She was last seen Sunday December 15, 2013 at her home in the 1500 block of Clouet Street.

Shirnell Bingham's mother says Bingham was supposed to be going to a second line in the Ninth Ward and has not been seen or heard from since.

Bingham is described as an African American female, 5'03" tall, weighing approximately 120 pounds. Bingham was last seen wearing a red and plaid long sleeve shirt, grey jeans, red and white tennis shoes. She also has multi-color twist hair style.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Shirnell Bingham is asked to call the New Orleans Police Department at 821-2222.