Authorities locate missing Gilmer County Teen

By AccessWDUN Staff
Posted 12:47PM on Friday 9th February 2024 ( 2 months ago )

Authorities in Gilmer County have located a missing teenage girl who was reported missing Sunday.

Authorities said in a Facebook post that Shyann Richards, age 16, was safely located.

Original story posted Feb. 7 at 10:45 a.m.:

Authorities in Gilmer County are looking for a teenage girl they described as a runaway and endangered.

According to a social media post by the Gilmer County Sheriff's Office, Shyann Richards, age 16, was last seen in Ellijay around 9:00 p.m. Sunday. She is believed to have left her home in the Clear Creek Road area and reportedly stated that she was going to Atlanta.

Anyone with information on Richards' location is asked to contact the sheriff's office by calling either 706-635-4646 or 706-635-8911.

Syann Richards, age 16

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