Berkeley police seek missing teen girl

UPDATE 8:53 p.m.: As of around 7:20 p.m., Berkeley police said the missing teen has been located and is safe.

Police are asking for the community’s help in locating a 16-year-old who went missing from Berkeley this afternoon, police said.

Berkeley police are seeking a 16-year-old girl who went missing Saturday afternoon at University Avenue and California Street. (via Bay City News)

Lauryn was last seen at the intersection of University Avenue and California Street at 2:40 p.m., according to police.

Police described her as 5 feet 4 inches tall, roughly 210 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt with the word “Venice” in pink letters, a multi-colored shirt, black leggings, brown UGG boots and was carrying a brown leather purse.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts is encouraged to call 911 or contact the police.