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Police searching for missing teen with medical condition


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- The Wilmington Police Department is asking the public for help in locating Miyah Bennett.

The 15-year-old was last seen on October 17 in the area of 10th and Hanover Streets.

Miyah has a medical condition, which requires daily medication. She has not taken her medication since October 16. Miyah is approximately 5'08", weighs approximately 160 lbs., with long, black wavy hair and brown eyes. There's a large visible scar across the upper portion of her chest.

Anyone who has information about these cases is asked to call the Wilmington Police Department at 910-343-3600. Information also may be submitted anonymously through Text-A-Tip. Enter Tip 708 and the information and send to CRIMES (274627).

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