MIAMI - The Broward Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help locating 16-year-old Akila Young.
According to officials, Akila was last seen Wednesday at around 4:00 a.m. in the 7700 block NW of 78 Avenue in Tamarac.
Akila stands about 5-feet 4-inches tall and weighs around 200 pounds.
The 16-year-old, who has brown hair and brown eyes, was last seen wearing a pink shirt and pants.
According to her family, Akila suffers from several mental disorders that require medication.
Anyone with information on her whereabouts is urged to contact BSO's non-emergency number at (954) 764- HELP (4357).
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