ATHENS, Ga. -- Athens-Clarke County authorities are searching for a missing 15-year-old girl.
According to authorities, the teen named "Madeline" has been missing for several hours and was last seen around the Providence Road and Mitchell Bridge Road area of Athens.
Madeline is described as an African-American female with black hair and bangs with highlights. She is currently wearing her hair in a bun and was last seen in a "green-ish colored jacket, black shirt and blue jeans."
Anyone with information on Madeline's whereabouts is being asked to contact the Athens-Clarke County authorities 706-546-5900 or to call 911.