Police searching for teen reported missing from girls home

Police searching for teen reported missing from girls home
14-year-old Erica Griffin

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is asking for the public's help locating a teen reported missing from a local girls home.

Police are searching for 14-year-old Erica Griffin.

Griffin was reported missing after she did not return to the Raintree Girls Home on Friday.

Griffin is 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs approximately 125 pounds. She has braids in her hair and was last seen wearing a grey and red jacket with blue jeans.

Police say Griffin is known to frequent the Chef Menteur Highway and Downman Road area.

If anyone has any information about the whereabouts of Erica Griffin, they are asked to contact any Sixth District detective at (504) 658-6060.

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