Police In South Carolina Search For Missing Teen Keyundra Blassingame

09/07/2011 11:39 am ET | Updated Nov 07, 2011
  • David Lohr Senior Crime Reporter, The Huffington Post

Authorities in South Carolina are trying to locate Keyundra Blassingame, a 16-year-old girl from Laurens, a city 73 miles northwest of Columbia. The girl has been missing for one week.

According to the Laurens Police Department, Blassingame was last seen on August 31, leaving her home on Young Drive. Blassingame told her foster mother, Crystal Peterson, she was going to meet friends and would return by dark. The teenager never returned and her whereabouts remain a mystery.

Blassingame has short black hair and brown eyes. She is 5' 5" tall and weighs about 230 pounds. She was last seen wearing a pink shirt and blue jean shorts.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Laurens Police Department at 864-984-3532.