Family seeks help finding daughter from police

The family of a 14-year-old runaway has asked Columbia Police for help finding the missing girl.

Police say Desiree Marion has not been seen or heard from since a family member dropped her off at school Thursday morning.

Marion left a note saying she was voluntarily leaving home and did not want her family to look for her.

She is 5'06" and weighs 156 pounds, last seen wearing a black coat, gray jogging pants and gray boots.

If anyone has information on her whereabouts they are asked to contact Columbia Police or Crime Stoppers at (573)875-TIPS.