MARTIN COUNTY, N.C. (WNCT) — The Martin County Sheriff’s Office reports both missing Martin County teens have been found.
Destiny Shyrier was found earlier Monday and is safe. Tavionna Smallwood was located a short time later.
Officials in Martin Co. are asking for the community’s help in locating two teenage girls who deputies say ran away from a group home.
Deputies say Destiny Shyrier and Tavionna Smallwood ran away from a group home located on Roy Beach Road.
Shyrier is described as a black female, last seen wearing a brown bonnet with black pants and having braided hair.
Smallwood is also described as a black female, last seen wearing a black shirt and black pants.
Both girls are 16 years old.
If you have seen either of these two females, please contact Martin Central Communications at 252-789-4555 or the Martin County Sheriff’s Office at 252-789-4500.