Detectives from the Nassau County police Missing Persons Squad are searching for Merlin Paniagua, 15, of Manorhaven, who was last seen leaving Schreiber High School in Port Washington about 1:30 p.m. Monday.

Police could not provide a description of what kind of clothing Paniagua was wearing when she was last seen, but they have released a photo of the teen.

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Police are asking anyone with information about the case to call 911 or the Missing Persons Squad at 516-573-7347.

All calls will be kept confidential.