Crockett police searching for missing teen

Crockett police searching for missing teen
Crockett police are searching for 16-year-old Precious Epps, who was last seen on July 8. (Source: Crockett Police Department)

CROCKETT, TEXAS (KTRE) - The Crockett Police Department is searching for a missing teen.

Crockett police say 16-year-old Precious Aaliyah Epps ran away from her home on July 8 and has been missing ever since.

They describe her to be 5 feet 2 inches tall and to weigh 142 lbs. She was last seen wearing red shorts, a black and gray T-shirt and a black and white baseball cap.

The police department believes a person or multiple people are helping Epps run away. They remind the public that anyone helping to hide a runaway can be charged with harboring a runaway.

They ask anyone with information about Epps and her possible location to contact the Crockett Police Department.

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