Matthews Police Searching For Missing Teen

MATTHEWS, NC — Police in Matthews are searching for 16-year-old Talayeh Diann Joel. She was last seen on around 11pm Sunday night.

Officials say Joel was last known to be in the area Fitzpatrick Lane near Phillips Road.

She is described as being 5 feet 3 inches tall, 110 pounds, with brown, curly, shoulder-length hair and brown eyes. Police could not provide a last known clothing description, but say Joel may be wearing tie-dye Croc shoes.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call Matthews Police at 704-847-5555 or 911.