UPDATE: (08/24/19, 6:00 p.m.) – Cameron Police say Lita Pelton was found safe early Saturday morning. Chief Bashor extends his appreciation to everyone who shared their missing poster

CAMERON, Mo. — The Cameron Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Cameron teen.

According to a Facebook post by the Cameron Police and Emergency Management, Lita Pelton, 14, was last seen leaving Cameron High School at 3 p.m. Friday.

She is described as 5 feet, 7 inches tall and weighs 180 pounds. Pelton was reportedly wearing a gray sweatshirt with ‘Track and Field’ written on the front and black jeans when she went missing.

Anyone with information about Pelton’s location is urged to contact the Cameron Police Department or the TIPS hotline.