Police continue search for runaway Walterboro teen

Police continue search for runaway Walterboro teen

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Authorities with the Charleston Police Department are continuing to search for a runaway teen who lives in Walterboro but was last seen in downtown Charleston.

Charles Francis, police department spokesman, said 16-year-old Laura Rosa was last seen leaving the area of the Lowcountry Children's Center on King Street around 3:30 p.m. on Sept. 6.  Francis said Rosa is a habitual runaway and may be staying in the North Charleston area with her boyfriend, "Raymond."

Rosa lives on Loblolly Lane in Walterboro with a foster parent.  She stands about 5'8" tall and weighs about 150 pounds.  She has black and blond hair.

If contact is made with Laura, please notify the on-duty central detective at 577-7434.

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