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Authorities looking for Cherokee County girl that ran away

According to authorities, Destiny Nixon was last seen walking near Sam Nelson Road on Sunday around 7:45 p.m.

CHEROKEE COUNTY, Ga. — The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in finding a missing girl. 

According to authorities, Destiny Nixon was last seen walking near Sam Nelson Road on Sunday around 7:45 p.m. 

Nixon was wearing a black hoodie with writing, black leggings, and black shoes, deputies said. She also has a hoop nose piercing. 

Police believe Nixon ran away from home. Anyone with information on Nixon is asked to call 911 or the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office at 770-928-0239.

Credit: Cherokee Sheriff’s Office