Lincoln authorities looking for missing teen

Tamara Stansford – Picture courtesy of the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office


Lincolnton, NC – The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing Lincoln County teen that was last seen at her home a week ago.

Tamara Louise Stansford, 18, of 3845 Oakwood Circle, Iron Station, NC was last seen at her residence on February 10, 2017. Relatives say Stansford could possibly be in Charlotte, NC.

She is described as a black female, 5 feet- 2 inches tall and weighing approximately 175 pounds. She has brown eyes and brown hair with red dye highlights.

Stansford has been entered NCIC as a missing person. Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to call the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at 704-732-9050 or the Lincoln County Communications Center at 704-735-8202.

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