WASHINGTON — D.C. police are looking for a teen missing from Northeast.

Jelani Ortiz, 16, was last seen in the 5000 block of Ames Street Northeast on Thursday. 

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Police described Ortiz as an Hispanic female who's 5-foot-1 and weighs 130 lbs. She has brown hair and blue eyes, and was last seen wearing a black and purple shirt, black pants, a black jacket and black and white sneakers.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Ortiz to call (202) 727-9099. 

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