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Fayetteville police searching for missing 16-year-old

Posted May 1, 2018 5:27 p.m. EDT

— Fayetteville police are searching for a 16-year-old girl who has been missing for three weeks.

Authorities said Nahje Peterson, who was reported missing on April 25, was last seen leaving a home in the 1000 block of Brookhollow Drive on April 9.

Authorities said Peterson is described as being black with brown hair and brown eyes. She is 5 feet, 5 inches tall and weighs 120 pounds.

Peterson was last seen wearing a black, brown and tan top with khaki shorts, black tennis shoes and prescription glasses.

Anybody with information is asked to call Fayetteville police at 910-580-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477.