DETROIT (WWJ) – A Detroit family and police are looking for help from the public to find a missing 17-year-old girl.
Detroit police say Dehaven Jackson was last seen by her mother when she left her home in the 1500 block of Temple on Friday, July 11 at about 5 p.m., headed to a babysitting job.
Dehaven is described as 5 feet, 8 inches tall and around 185 lbs., with brown eyes and and brown wavy hair with orange highlights.
She was last seen wearing gray shorts with a pink belt, a white short sleeve t-shirt with the word “Pari”s on it and a picture of the Eiffel Tower. She was also wearing black converse shoes and eyeglasses.
Dehaven has a tattoo of a butterfly on her right front leg, a rosary bead tattoo on her left inner wrist, and a tattoo of lips with the initials J.B. on her neck.
Police said the teen suffers from bi-polar disorder for which she takes medication.
Anyone who might have seen Dehaven or knows of here whereabounts is asked to call Detroit Police Department’s Criminal Investigations at 313-596-1340.