Shreveport police are asking the public for help in finding a missing juvenile. Fourteen-year-old Sharmaine Jackson hasn't been seen or heard from since Thursday, Februuary 7.

She was last seen in the 200 block of Robinson Place in Shreveport. Police say they're concerned about her welfare.

Jackson is described as a 5-foot-2-inch black female who weighs about 115 pounds. When last seen, she was wearing a red sweater, red scarf, blue jeans, and silver shoes, and was carrying a black purse.

If you recognize her or know where she might be, call Shreveport Police Missing Persons Detectives at 673-7028 or Shreveport-Caddo Crime Stoppers AT 673-7373.