The Battle Creek Police needs the public’s help in finding a 15-year-old girl that has been missing for almost a week.

Authorities are looking for Lavonda Marriott-Lockmiller, who was last seen August 16th. The Battle Creek Police has informed us that Marriott-Lockmiller should not be in danger, and has runaway from home in the past. The disappearance has been posted through the Center for Missing and Exploited Children's site.

Marriott-Lockmiller is a white female with brown hair and eyes, standing at 5'5" and weighing 130 pounds.

If you have any information on Marriott-Lockmiller’s whereabouts, please call the Battle Creek Police at (269)-966-3322 or Silent Observer at (269)-964-3888