Missing Lincoln County 15-year-old found safe

UPDATE: 12/20/17 - The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office said Elizabeth Hope Maquire, 15, was located at a friend's home on Tuesday night and has been turned home. 

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The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing 15-year-old girl. 

The father of Elizabeth Hope Maguire filed a missing persons report on Thursday, Dec. 14. Elizabeth was last seen at her home on Wednesday around 7:15 a.m. getting ready to go to school. 

She is described as a white female, 5'6" tall, weighing 120 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. 

Elizabeth Maquire has been entered in NCIS as missing. 

Anyone with information about the teen's  whereabouts is asked to call Detective Justin Link at (704) 732-9050 or the Lincoln County Communications Center at (704) 735-8202.