Nasir Scruggs Photo: Riverhead Police handout

Riverhead Police are asking the public’s help to locate a missing runaway teen who left Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch on Middle Road in Riverhead Saturday night.

Police said Nasir Scruggs, 16, left the facility without permission and on his own Aug. 6 at 11 p.m.

He is described as a black male, 5’10” tall, 150 pounds, brown eyes, black hair in braids. The police received no description of the clothing he was wearing. His destination was unknown, police said, and no foul play is suspected.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 631-727-4500.

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