Evanston police are searching for a 17-year-old girl who has been missing for nearly a week from the north suburb.
Alishianna A. Harris was last seen Tuesday afternoon after leaving her home in the 1600 block of Thelin Court, according to a statement from Evanston police.
She is described as a 5-foot-5, 210-pound black girl with black hair with honey highlights, medium complexion and a half-inch scar above her left eye, police said. She was last seen wearing a black hoodie with fur, a beige t-shirt and beige camouflage pants.
Police said Alishianna is developmentally and intellectually delayed, and functions at the level of a 6- or 7-year-old. She does not have a cellphone, money or credit cards, but knows how to use the CTA.
Anyone with information should call Evanston police at (847) 866-5000 and ask for the juvenile bureau, or text 274637 and enter EPDTIP in the message.