Runaway teen reported missing from New Orleans East

Runaway teen reported missing from New Orleans East

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - New Orleans police are searching for a runaway teen that was reported missing out of New Orleans East. Davion Carter, 15, was reported missing by her father.

Police say that the father left his home Saturday and went to the 8800 block of Chef Menteur Highway to try and locate Carter. He located her around 10 p.m. and confronted her for leaving the house without his permission. The father told investigators that his daughter then started running away from him, towards the intersection of Chef Menteur Hwy and Gawain Street, then in an unknown direction.

Carter is described as being around 5-feet, 3-inches tall and weighing around 125 pounds. She was last seen wearing a black top, black shorts and red tennis shoes.

If you have any information that could help locate Davion Carter, you are asked to call NOPD Seventh District detectives at 504-658-6077 or 504-658-6070.

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