14-year-old girl goes missing from Rowan County home

Credit: Rowan County Sheriff's Office

A Rowan County teen has gone missing, according to the Sheriff's Office. 

Lauren Haynes, 14, was found missing from her home on Melbourne Dr. in China Grove around 3:00 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 20.

After efforts to locate their daughter failed, her parents reported the girl missing. Lauren is a student at South Rowan, but has not shown up for school.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call 911 or the Rowan County Sheriff's Office.