The Abilene Police Department (APD) on Monday afternoon asked for assistance in locating a missing girl last seen near central Abilene. 

Lannah Purlee, 12, was last seen in the area of South 2nd and Santos Street wearing a blue-tinted shirt, blue jeans, black hooded jacket and purple and pink colored tennis shoes. 

Lannah is described as being five foot six inches tall and weighing approximately 140 pounds, according to APD. 

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call APD at 325-673-8331 or Abilene Crime Stoppers at 325-676-8477.

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