WAILUKU - The family of a 17-year-old Kahului girl who was last seen at home Jan. 19 is asking for the public's help in locating her.
Jessica Takemura is described as 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing between 155 and 160 pounds. She has brown eyes and long black hair.
Her family received a telephone message from the girl Thursday but hasn't been able to contact her. She may be staying with friends, according to her family.
Last seen at home Jan. 19
Anyone who sees the girl or who has information on her whereabouts is asked to call Maui police at 244-6400.