Waco authorities are asking for the public's help in finding a missing teenager.

KWTX reports that Nakia Osh-Shay Jackson, 17 has been missing for about a week. Jackson was last seen in West Waco on May 2nd when she left her home.

Waco police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said, "She is communicating with family via Facebook but will not take their calls."

Jackson is 5 foot-10 and weighs around 145 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes. Investigators are asking anyone with whereabouts on Jackson to call the Waco Police Department at (254) 750-7500.