MSP: Authorities search for missing 14 year old

Police are requesting the public's help as they search for a missing 14-year-old girl, authorities announced Saturday night.

The missing teenager has been identified as Jayla Nyasia Morton.

According to Maryland State Police, 14-year-old Morton was last seen in the area of her home on the 600 block of E. Lincoln Avenue in Salisbury on Wednesday around 7:30 a.m.

Morton was last reportedly seen wearing a black short-sleeved shirt with black pants.

Police describe as Morton as a 4'07" girl, weighing 120 pounds. She is described to have black braided shoulder length hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information as to the location of Morton is urged to contact the Maryland State Police Salisbury Barrack at 410-749-3101.

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