Detectives need your help finding missing teen


NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office Detectives are looking for a missing teenage girl.

Detectives say Leah Diane Charistine Baysden, 15, left home last Monday, August 24, in a white car that her parents had not seen before, taking with her enough clothing for about 2-3 days.

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She uses a cell phone to text, but parents believe that she has no minutes left on the phone.  Leah is known to frequent the Carolina Beach area, as well as Rocky Point.

If you have any information on where Leah may be, please contact the NHCSO Detective Division at (910) 798-4297, or the NHCSO Front Desk at (910) 798-4161.