Police searching for teen last seen in New Orleans East

Police searching for teen last seen in New Orleans East

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The NOPD is asking for the public's assistance in locating 17-year-old Tiara McKnight who was last seen on Dec. 15 at the intersection of Dinkins and Benson streets.

At 6:50 p.m., McKnight's mother reported that her daughter had run away from home. She was last seen wearing a gray hoodie pulled over a light blue jersey with gray pants.

Tiara McKnight suffers from a medical condition and is in need of her medication.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact the New Orleans Police Department at 821-2222 or Seventh District Detectives at 658-6070.

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