Breaking News
More () »

Jackson Township police asking for assistance locating missing 17-year-old girl

Mikaylee Mengon was last seen wearing black jeans, a white shirt and white tennis shoes.
Credit: Jackson Township Police
Jackson Township police looking for missing teen Mikaylee Mengon.

STARK COUNTY, Ohio — The Jackson Township Police Department is asking the public for assistance in locating a missing teenager. 

According to officials, 17-year-old Mikaylee Mengon is believed to be a runaway.

A Facebook post from the Jackson Township Police Department says that Mikaylee was last seen wearing Black jeans, white jacket and white tennis shoes. 

SUBSCRIBE: Get the day's top headlines sent to your email inbox each weekday morning with the 3News to GO! newsletter

The 17-year-old is described as roughly 5'3, 160 lbs, with brown eyes and brown hair.

Anyone with information as to Mikaylee's whereabouts is encouraged to call the Sergeant in Charge with Jackson Township Police directly at (330) 832-1553 or contact the anonymous tip line at (330) 834-3967.

RELATED: University Circle President Chis Ronayne enters 2022 Cuyahoga County executive race

RELATED: People along the US-Canadian border await word of reopening

RELATED: Demolition crews move in at condo tower amid storm fears

RELATED: 'The image is disturbing.' Dennis Kucinich's mayoral campaign creates mailer with bloody Cleveland script sign

RELATED: Medina Police arrests man accused in multiple sexual assaults

Editor's note: The video in the player above is from a previously published, unrelated story.

RELATED: 'Predator Catcher' confronts 160+ alleged child sex predators in his Pennsylvania community

RELATED: Ohio Supreme Court upholds James Worley's death sentence for Sierah Joughin murder

RELATED: 'Horrified' and 'finally'; reaction varies on Cosby release

RELATED: Cleveland Police searching for missing woman last seen week of June 20

RELATED: Suspect dies following police chase in Cleveland

RELATED: Biden to back changes in military sexual assault prosecution