Deputies searching for missing Edgecombe Co. woman

EDGECOMBE COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – Deputies in Edgecombe County are searching for a missing woman they say has been missing since Tuesday.

The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office says 21-year-old Tyasia Cherry is possibly with a Black man with long dreadlocks with green tips and may be riding in a white Ford Escape SUV with a loud exhaust.

Deputies say Cherry was last seen wearing a grey Calvin Klein shirt and red pajama pants with brown teddy bears. She left home carrying a blue Champion bag and has her hair in braids with burgundy tips.

WITN is told Cherry is about 5 feet, 5 inches tall and weighs 155 pounds. She may be in the Wilson County area.

Anyone who may know Cherry’s whereabouts is asked to call the sheriff’s office at (252) 641-7911.

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