SALISBURY, Md. - Update: The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office reports that Chakyra Sykes was located Thursday afternoon. The search has been canceled.
The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in finding a missing teenage girl.
Chakyra Sykes, 16, of Nanticoke, is believed to be in the Salisbury area. Attempts by her family and law enforcement at locating her have been unsuccessful so far.
Chakyra is around 5'3" tall and weighs approximately 140 pounds, officials said.
Anyone with information on Chakyra's location is urged to call the Wicomico County Sheriff's Office at 410-548-4890 or Crime Solvers at 410-548-1776.
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