Police Thursday circulated a photo of a 17-year-old girl in hopes of locating the Montebello teen.
Nicole Ingrid Pineda was last seen about 5 p.m. Friday at her home.
“It’s believed that she may have run away with a friend after an argument with her parents,” according to a police statement. “She has been in contact with her family but refuses to come home or let her whereabouts be known.”
Anyone with information regarding the teen’s whereabouts was urged to call the Montebello Police Department at (323) 887-1313.