Gastonia Police Asking For Help To Find Missing Teen In Need of Medication


Gastonia Police and family members are asking the public for help in finding a missing teenage girl who is now in urgent need of her medication.

Candace Acuff was last seen on Wednesday morning at around 7:30 a.m. leaving her Gastonia home off South New Hope Road.

Candace is 5’2, weighs 125 lbs, with long blonde hair, blue eyes, and a birthmark on left side of her neck.

According to her family, Candace has a cognitive impairment which requires daily medication.

The US National Party has also posted a video to their Facebook page, asking all party members to help with the search for Candace;

A search party met last night at 6:30 to search for Candace, after a few hours of combing the streets, they came up empty.

If you have any information about Acuff’s whereabouts, please call Gastonia Police at 704-866-3300 or dial 911.