UPDATE: Binghamton Police now report a teen missing for two weeks has returned home and is safe.

Original report:  Authorities are trying to locate a teenager who has not been seen since she left her Binghamton residence two weeks ago.

According to city police, 16-year-old Nyderia Smith of Robinson Street has been missing since Christmas Eve.

Investigators say Smith is described as African-American; five-feet, five-inches tall; 180 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes.

The girl was last seen wearing black boots, a multi-colored Ed Hardy's sweatshirt and light gray or black jeans.

People with information about her whereabouts may contact the Binghamton police detective division at (607) 772-7080.

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Contact WNBF News reporter Bob Joseph: bob@wnbf.com

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