Deputies searching for missing 16-year-old girl

EDGECOMBE COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - Deputies in one Eastern Carolina county are searching for a missing teenager.

Edgecombe County deputies say Gracie Hoggard was reported missing by her father.

The 16-year-old was last seen at her father's home in Pinetops.

She is 5'9" tall, weighs 210 pounds, with red hair and braces on her teeth.

The girl was last wearing either a red Coke shirt or a tie-dye Spongebob shirt and dark blue shorts with holes torn in them.

Anyone who spots Hoggard should call the Edgecombe County Sheriff's Office at (252) 641-7934 or Edgecombe Communications at (252) 641-7911.