Missing Lancaster Sisters, Ages 11 and 12, Found Safe; Father Arrested

Update: The missing girls were found safe, L.A. County sheriff’s officials said Thursday, and their father, Deshaun Carter, was arrested on suspicion of child concealment. 

Authorities are seeking the public’s help in finding two young sisters reported missing in Lancaster.

The L.A. County Sheriff's Department released these photos of Relinne Harris, left, and Derinne Harris, right.

The L.A. County Sheriff’s Department released these photos of Relinne Harris, left, and Derinne Harris, right.

Relinne, 11, and Derinne Harris, 12, left their Lancaster residence together early Monday evening after an argument with their mother, said Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Lt. Dan Nagelmann.

They were last seen at the home, located in the 4700 block of West Avenue J7, between 5 and 5:30 p.m. Monday.

The girls don’t have cellphones and didn’t show up for school Tuesday. Detectives checked in with their friends, who said they didn’t know where the sisters were.

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