DETROIT (WWJ) – Detroit police are asking the public for help in locating a 16-year-old girl who has been missing for nearly a month.

Police say Dominique Brown was last seen by her mother around 5 p.m. on Tuesday Feb. 16 at their home in the 1000 block of Canfield, near I-75.

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Brown’s mother told police that the teen has run away before, but she usually returns home within two to three days.

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Brown is described as a black female with a medium complexion, 5’2” tall and 120 lbs. with brown eyes and black hair. It’s unknown what type of clothing she was wearing at the time of her disappearance.

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Anyone who has seen Brown or knows of her whereabouts is urged to contact police at 313-596-5740 or 313-596-2221.