DETROIT -

Detroit police are asking for help in the search for a 13-year-old girl who has been missing since early Thursday morning.

Mychal Jackson was last seen by her mother at her home about 2 a.m. Thursday in the 175000 block of Freeland. Detroit police consider this a serious missing case.

Mychal is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs about 138 pounds. She has a brown complexion and black eyes. She is in good physical and mental condition.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts needs to contact Detroit police at 313-596-1240.