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Zynasia Brianna Carroll
Zynasia Brianna Carroll

UPDATE: Just after 7 p.m., the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office released the following statement:  Zynasia has been located and the family is making arrangements to reunite. Thanks to everyone who helped locate the missing teen!

WILMINGTON – Detectives with the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office are searching for 16-year-old Zynasia Brianna Carroll.

She was last seen at Taco Bell located at 4101 Market St., Wilmington, on Saturday, Aug. 6, according to a notice from the sheriff’s office.

Zynasia is black female who is 4 feet 4 inches tall and weighs about 105 pounds. Detectives suspect she could be in the Jacksonville area.

Anyone with information about Zynasia or her whereabouts is asked to contact the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at 910-798-4162 or submit a tip on the sheriff’s office website.