The Goldsboro Police Department is trying to locate a missing 16-year-old girl who was last seen on August 24.

Nigeria S. Sheppard was last seen at the 1500 block of Maple Street in Goldsboro.

Sheppard is described as a black female with black hair and brown eyes, approximately 5’7 and 155lbs.

She was wearing a black hoodie and black shorts.

If you have any information contact Investigator Melissa Mitchell at 919-580-4243 or call 911.