Allison Wallace, 17

Allison Wallace, 17, a girl who went missing a week ago from the city's North Kenwood neighborhood. (Police photo / August 27, 2014)

Police are asking for the public's help finding a 17-year-old girl who went missing a week ago from the city's North Kenwood neighborhood on the South Side.

Allison Wallace was last seen Aug. 20 on the 4600 block of South Ellis Avenue. She was wearing a peach dress and black sandals, said police.

Police said Allison is known to frequent the area of the 4700 block of South King Drive.

She is described as a black with a medium complexion, black hair and brown eyes. She is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 165 pounds, said police.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts should contact the Area Central Special Victims Unit at 312-747-8380.

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