Police searching for missing teens

Police are searching for 16-year-old Tyrell Harrison of Acushnet, and Jasmine Chong, of Quincy. (photo via Acushnet Police Dept Facebook page)
Police are searching for 16-year-old Tyrell Harrison of Acushnet, and Jasmine Chong, of Quincy. Credit: Acushnet Police

Two teenagers from the South Coast area have been reported missing since last week.

Authorities are searching for Tyrell Harrison, 16, of Acushnet, and Jasmine Chong, 17, of Quincy, SouthCoastToday.com reports. They believe the teens are together.

The duo are being considered runaways, “but they’re also considered missing because there’s no prior issues of this nature with the male party,” says Acushnet Police Officer Keith Ashley, who is investigating the case.

Police believe the teens may have headed up into New Hampshire, and that special attention should be paid to public transportation.

Police are searching for 17-year-old Jasmine Chong. (photo via Acushnet Police Dept Facebook)
Police are searching for 17-year-old Jasmine Chong. Credit: Acushnet Police

Harrison is described as a white male with black hair and hazel eyes. Chong is described as Asian/Pacific Islander, 5 foot 4 inches tall with brown hair and blue eyes.

Authorities ask that anyone with information call Acushnet Police at 508-998-0240.

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