Dalton police are asking for the public’s help with finding a missing teenager.

Police say 16-year-old Mariah Thorp, of Floyd County, has been reported to the Dalton Police Department as a runaway from the Northwest Georgia Girls Home.

Investigators believe that Thorpe may have tried to go back to the Rome, Georgia area.

Thorpe is described as a white female, who is 5'7" tall and weighs about 190 pounds. She has brown hair and green eyes.

If you know where she can be found, please call Detective Brian Shirley at 706-278-9085, dial 9 and enter extension 189.

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