MISSING: Wilmington teen last seen Tuesday on Candlewood Drive

MISSING: Wilmington teen last seen Tuesday on Candlewood Drive
Amaya Lopez (Source: New Hanover County Sheriff's Office)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in finding a missing teenager.

According to a news release, Amaya Lopez, 16, was last seen Tuesday in the 100 block of Candlewood Drive.

Lopez is 5-foot-3, 130 pounds and has brown eyes and shoulder-length brown hair. She is a student at Laney High School.

Anyone with information on Lopez's whereabouts should call the NHC Sheriff's Office at 910-798-4200 or call 911.

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