Authorities say a 16-year-old Upper Township girl is missing, and they could use some help locating her.

New Jersey State Police say Taryn Cupit, 16, of Cape May County was last seen leaving her Upper Township home Wednesday evening at about 6:50pm. It's not known what direction Taryn was headed.

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According to police, "Taryn is described as a white female, 5'5", 115 pounds, fair complexion, with hazel eyes, and red hair. She was last seen wearing a blue collared shirt that says “Bob’s” on the front and black shorts. Her family and friends believe that she may be in the Atlantic City area."

If you can help police with information about Taryn's whereabouts, you're urged to contact the New Jersey State Police Woodbine Station at 609-861-5698, or call 911.

SOURCE: New Jersey State Police

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