Cloquet police are asking for the public's help in finding a 15-year-old girl who they believe ran away from home.

Genesis Lacquier-Stillday did not return home from Carlton High School on Friday. Her cellphone has been turned off, and it appears she packed a bag, police reported.

Genesis is described as Native American, about 5 feet 5 inches tall and 130 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. Her upper lip is pierced, and she may be carrying a white backpack.

Anyone who has information about Genesis is asked to contact the Cloquet Police Department at (218) 879-1247 or at the department's non-emergency dispatch number, (218) 384-4185. You may also simply call 911.

You can also contact the department by texting 888777 and the word “TIP” followed by your message.