The Richland County Sheriff’s Department is asking the community for help in locating a missing 15-year-old girl.
Jessica Angel Albert, 15, was last seen shortly after midnight Sunday at her home on Casterton Drive East in a residential area between Longreen Parkway and Farrow Road north of Columbia, according to a statement released by Sheriff Leon Lott on Monday.
Albert’s family is concerned for her safety, Lott said. She has health issues that place her at risk.
Albert is described as a black female, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 110 to 115 pounds. She has brown hair, brown eyes, heavy eyebrows and was last seen wearing a black shirt, striped skirt, tan leather jacket and tan boots.
Anyone with information as to Albert’s whereabouts should call 911 immediately, Lott said.