Published: Oct 25, 2012 6:34 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing/runaway 15-year-old girl from Port Charlotte. Maddison Irene Amato left her residence at 2511 Luther Road (Hampton Point Apartments) and detectives said she is refusing to return home.

Amato is 5’-6” tall, 160 pounds, brown hair and brown eyes.

If anyone has information on where Amato might be located, please call the CCSO at 941-639-2101.