The Los Angeles Police Department Friday sought the public’s assistance to locate a 15-year-old Mission Hills girl with diminished mental capacity.

Shalawra Kellin was last seen about 8 a.m. on June 10 near her home in the 10600 block of Sepulveda Boulevard, according to the LAPD, which reported that she has the mental capacity of a 9-year-old and requires various medications for an undisclosed medical condition.

The teen is Black, 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs about 135 pounds, with yellow hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and black pants.

Anyone with information on Shalawra’s whereabouts was asked to contact LAPD Mission Area Juvenile Detectives at 818-838-9810 or 818-838-9800. Calls made during non-business hours or on weekends can be directed to 877-527-3247.

Anonymous tips can be called in to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or submitted online at

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