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JACKSON TOWNSHIP, Ohio-- An alert was issued for a missing teen Wednesday night.

Jackson Township Police saidEmma Newland 14,was last seen walking by a pond near her home and entering some woods.

Police identified the area as High MillAvenue NWin Massillon, near Fulton Drive NW and Revere Avenue NW.

Newland iswhite, about five feet four inches tall, 110 pounds, with brown hair and blues eyes.

She was last seen wearing grey sweatpants and peach-colored flip flops. Her family said she has never gone missing before and she didn't take any personal items.

They are concerned for her safety.

If you recognize her, call the regional dispatch center at 330-837-9346.