Fort Payne police seek missing teen girl

Damaris Gomez
photo Damaris Gomez
photo Damaris Gomez

Fort Payne, Ala., police are seeking the public's help in finding a 16-year-old girl who was last heard from when she texted her mother on May 21.

Fort Payne Police Chief Randy Bynum said Damaris Gomez, a Hispanic girl from the DeKalb County seat of Fort Payne, is described as about 5 feet 8 inches tall, about 115 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with any information on the girl's whereabouts should call the Fort Payne Police Department at 256-845-1414.