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Lexington, SC (WLTX) - Lexington police are searching for a teen they say has run away from home.

Yuri Takiyah Patterson, 16, was reported missing on Friday morning. Officers say they've gotten information that the girl's health and welfare may be in danger.

Invstigators believe she may be with a male nicknamed "Dre" who drives a brown or tan four-door vehicle.

Patterson is 5 feet tall, weighs 190 pounds, and has black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC, or e-mail a tip in to www.midlandscrimestoppers.com. You can also text information in by texting "TIPSC" plus your message to CRIMES (274637). Either way you choose, your identity will remain anonymous, and you could be eligible for a cash reward.

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