Syracuse, NY (WIBX) - A Syracuse family is using Facebook and Twitter to get the word out about a girl who has been missing for nearly a week.

Syracuse Police say 15 year-old Jessica Clarke was last seen on December 29th, near the area of Thompson and Salt Springs Road, in Syracuse.

Clark is 5'4" and weighs about 130 pounds, with brown eyes and light brown hair. She also goes by the name of Jess or Jessie.

Syracuse.com is reporting that Clarke is a runaway from the Elmcrest Children's Center, though the information could not be confirmed because of privacy concerns.

Anyone with information regarding Clarke's location are encouraged to call the Syracuse Police Missing Persons Department at (315) 442-5233.