The Van Buren County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help finding missing 17-year old, Mackenzie Lynn Mohney.

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According to police, Mackenzie was last seen at her home on Bobolink Avenue, which is in the area of Almena Drive and S. Van Kal Street in Almena Township, near Mattawan. It's believed she may have snuck out of her window early Friday.

She was reported missing shortly before 8:30a.m. Friday, September 15.

Mackenzie reportedly logged out of the family tracking app, Life360, and shut off her phone.

She left a note saying she would be gone for four to seven days and that she would be safe. However, the note also contains mentions of suicide.

Mackenzie is 5'6" and weighs approximately 120 pounds. She has brown hair and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing a gray sweatshirt with a Nirvana logo, a blue tank top, a blue skirt, and a white baseball cap turned backward.

Anyone with information on Mackenzie's whereabouts is asked to contact the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office at 269-657-3101, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-342-7867 or Silent Observer at 269-343-2100.

This is a developing story. 

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