Dalton Police searching for runaway teen

Elizabeth Greenlee, 17, was reported missing Monday morning


The Dalton Police Department says they have located Elizabeth Greenlee, and that she is safe.

Runaway Elizabeth Greenlee

From Dalton Police Dept.

DALTON, Ga. (WDEF) — The Dalton Police Department is searching for a teen who ran away Monday morning.

Dalton Police said they are looking for 17-year-old Elizabeth “Lizzie” Greenlee.

Police described Greenlee as being 5 foot 3 inches tall, weighing 155 pounds, and having black hair and blue eyes. They said she was last seen wearing a black t-shirt and shorts. She also has a “444” tattoo on her upper right thigh and a sad face tattoo on her left middle finger.

She was previously in Georgia Division of Family & Children Services (DFCS) custody. Police said she was last seen around the Country Inn and Suites on West Bridge Road.

An employee supervising Greenlee for DFCS reported her missing around 3 a.m. Police said Greenlee also has a history of running away.

They said she left without taking any personal belongings with her. Dalton Police do not believe she has a cell phone with her.

In addition, they said she does not have known friends or family around Dalton.

Police ask that anyone who knows where Greenlee might be contact Detective Brian Shirley. You can reach him at 706-278-9085, extension 9-189.


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