LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com)  —  The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Missing Persons Unit  are hoping the public can lead them to a missing 18-year-old woman.

Leilani Joie Stallings was last seen in the Rancho Dominguez area at 5 a.m. on Saturday, January 14.

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Stallings is described as black, 5 feet 4 inches tall,  180 lbs., with black curly hair, and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a black sweater, black stretch pants and flip flops.

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She was scheduled to return to school in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the same week she went missing. Her family is very concerned for her well-being and is also asking for the public’s assistance in her safe return.

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Anyone with information about Stallings is asked to cal Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Missing Persons Unit, Detective Abraham or Sergeant Nunez at (323) 890-5500.