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Teen last seen getting ready for school disappears in Cherokee County

Authorities are looking for 17-year-old Aliyah Marie Elizabeth Pierce who was last seen around 6:45 a.m. on Friday.

CHEROKEE COUNTY, Ga. — The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office is on the lookout for a teen who hasn't been seen since early Friday morning.

Authorities said 17-year-old Aliyah Marie Elizabeth Pierce was getting ready for school just before 7 a.m. - the last time her family saw her. At this point, the sheriff's office is treating her disappearance as a runaway teen investigation.

Authorities believe there's a chance she may be with her friends but they don't know where they are. Pierce is described as a white female who is about 5 feet 3 inches tall and 110 pounds with brown eyes and long, brown hair. She also has a nose piercing.

Anyone with information about Pierce's location is asked to call the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office at 770-928-0239. Those who have important details to share urgently can also call 911.

Credit: Cherokee County Sheriff's Office
Aliyah Marie Elizabeth Pierce

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