The Vermilion Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assisstance in locating a runaway teen.

According to Sheriff Mike Couvillion, 15-year-old Shaina Crochet of Abbeville was last seen wearing a black shirt, black shorts and white shoes.

The teen, who may also go by the last name Primeaux, was reported missing at about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

If you knows information on Crochet's whereabouts, you are encouraged to call the Vermilion Parish Sheriff's Criminal Division at (337) 898-4403.