Dover police search for missing teen; gold alert issued

15-year-old Destini Cheesman

On Thursday, police say a gold alert was issued for a missing teen, who was last seen in Dover last week.

The Dover Police Department says on April 7, 15-year-old Destini Cheesman was reported missing after she was last seen in the 700 Block of North West Street. 

According to the report, Cheesman was last seen wearing blue jeans, pink jacket, and silver Nike sandals. Police say the teen has a medical condition that if left untreated, can pose a risk to her health and well-being.

Anyone with information related to Chessman's whereabouts is asked to call the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111.

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