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Authorities seek missing teen

Authorities are searching for 16-year-old Jade Pettit, who was last seen Friday, March 28, at Elks Aidmore Children’s Home in south Rockdale County. (Special photo)

Authorities are searching for 16-year-old Jade Pettit, who was last seen Friday, March 28, at Elks Aidmore Children’s Home in south Rockdale County. (Special photo)

CONYERS — The Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a 16-year-old female who reportedly ran away from Elks Aidmore Children’s Home last weekend.

Jade Pettit was last seen around 9:45 p.m. Friday, March 28, when she left Elks Aidmore group home located at 2394 Morrison Road in south Rockdale County.

The teen is described as being 4 feet, 11 inches tall and weighing approximately 104 pounds. She was last seen wearing jeans, a black and green shirt, a blue jacket and black shoes. She has been listed as a runaway juvenile and may be heading toward Gilmer County.

Anyone with information about Pettit is asked to contact RCSO Investigator Travus Blevins at 770-278-8158 or by email at travus.blevins.@rockdalecounty.org.