Authorities in Kalamazoo are looking for a female teenager who has been missing for several days. 17-year-old Lylian Elizabeth Blankenship was last seen on Tuesday, October 16th and few other details related to her disappearance have been released. The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety in a missing flier posted online report that there are reasons to believe that Lylian could still be in the Kalamazoo area, but also indicate that she may have traveled to the Coldwater or Battle Creek areas. The flier does not indicate why it is believed she may have traveled to these areas.

The Emmett Township Department of Public Safety have also shared the flier to their Facebook page in the hopes that someone might spot Lylian and help her get back home. Anyone with any information on her whereabouts or who thinks they may have seen the missing teen is asked to contact Kalamazoo police at (269)-337-8994 or the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children at 1-800-843-5678.