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Cleveland police searching for missing 16-year-old girl who left home on Tuesday

Posted at 7:33 AM, Feb 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-28 07:39:00-05

CLEVELAND — Cleveland police are searching for a missing 16-year-old girl who left her home on Tuesday without telling anyone where she was going and has not returned since, according to police.

Lanette Sellers, who police say is a habitual runaway, left her home in the 18600 block of St. Clair Avenue.

Her grandmother, who is her legal guardian, reported her missing Thursday after she left home at around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Police said Sellers does not go to school or work and does not have a cell phone. Police said Sellers struggles with mental health issues.

Sellers is described 5 feet, 3 inches with braids and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call police at 216-623-7697.