PEORIA — Peoria police are asking the public for help in locating a missing person.

Miranda K. Shelton, 22, was reported as missing Saturday. She has not been in contact with her family since Oct. 18, police said.

Shelton is described at 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing 180 pounds. She has brown eyes and brown hair. She is biracial with a light complexion, police said.

Anyone with information on Shelton's whereabouts is asked to call the Peoria Police Department at (309) 673-4521 or Crimestoppers at (309) 673-9000.