MISSING: Aylissa Garcia

Aylissa Garcia (Source: BCSO)
Aylissa Garcia (Source: BCSO)

Leland, NC - LELAND, NC (WMBF) – Deputies in Brunswick County are asking the public for help in locating a missing 17-year-old girl.

Sgt. April Gause, spokeswoman for the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office, said Aylissa Garcia was last seen leaving on foot at her residence in the Leland area around 6 p.m. Wednesday evening.

Garcia is described as a Hispanic female, standing 5'0" and weighing 119 pounds. She is described as having dark brown hair.

She may be in the Navassa area in the company of Rasheed Merrick.

Anyone with information regarding Aylissa Garcia is asked to contact Det. Tate Bond at the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office at 910-253-2777.

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