Authorities are asking for your help finding two missing girls.

New York State Police and Utica Police are investigating, searching for two teens who may have run away from the House of the Good Shepherd.  Authorities believe that the two are in Utica.

Gianna Vitale (left) and Gabriella Gonzalez (right)  Photos Courtesy: Utica Police

Gabriella M. Gonzalez is fourteen years old.  She is described as white and Hispanic with brown eyes and black hair.  She stands 5'7" tall and weighs approximately 170 pounds.

Gianna Vitale is sixteen, white, with brown hair and brown eyes.  She is approximately 5'10" tall and also weighs approximately 170 pounds.

Gianna Vitale (left) and Gabriella Gonzalez (right)    Photos Courtesy: Utica Police

Aside from the inherent dangers to runaways these two young women are also facing extreme cold temperatures this weekend.

Anyone with information on their whereabouts, or that may be useful to the investigation, is asked to call State Police at: (315) 366.6000 or Utica Police at (315) 735.3301.

Calls may be kept confidential.