(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- Police are requesting the public's assistance to locate a teenager who ran away from home earlier this month.
Police say Laura Rosa, 16, is a "habitual runaway," and was last seen leaving the Lowcountry Children's Center. Authorities believe that Rosa may be in the North Charleston area with her boyfriend. The boyfriend's name is believed to be Raymond.
The teen's foster parent lives in Walterboro, S.C., police say.
Anyone with information about Rosa's whereabouts is asked to call (843) 577-7434.
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