Fifteen-year-old Mercedez Cristyn Soliz has been missing since Thursday. According to police, she ran away with her 17-year-old boyfriend Nick Pena.

Soliz's family had been helping out Pena with some life issues when Pena and Soliz began to date. 

According to police, the couple ran off together and Soliz has been seen around the Alice area. However, by the time law enforcement is notified the couple is already gone.

Police asked anyone with information on Soliz's whereabouts to contact Sgt. Charles at 361-664-0186.