The Barry County Sheriff's Department is looking for the public's help in looking for a 15-year-old that hasn't been seen since September 1st.

The department released an announcement early Wednesday that they are looking for Jah'lell Stephenson, who was last seen leaving her home in Assyria Township just north of Battle Creek. Authorities say that she is known to have friends in Bellevue in neighboring Eaton County.

Stephenson stands at 5'4", weighing 220 pounts with short black hair, brown eyes and black-rimmed glasses.

Contact the Barry County Sheriff's Department at 269-948-4801, Barry County Central Dispatch at 269-948-4800 or the Eaton County Sheriff's Department at 517-543-3512.