Missing Teen

 LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Police are asking for help today with finding a 15- year-old girl who went missing on April 6, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

   Merari Flores was last seen leaving a fast food restaurant at about 8 p.m. in the area of Nordhoff Street and Van Nuys Boulevard, juvenile detectives said in a release. Flores had left her home after a dispute with her parents.

He father approached her as she left the restaurant but Flores ran, possibly getting on a public bus heading southbound on Van Nuys Boulevard.

   Flores is Hispanic with long brown hair and brown eyes. She is 5 feet-2 inches tall, a large build, weighing about 130 pounds. On the night she fled her father, she was wearing blue jeans, a blue and white striped sweater and black boots.

   Anyone with information about Merari Flores should contact Officer Huizar at (818) 838-9919 or (818) 838-9800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247).