By Shereen Siewert

The family of a 16-year-old Mosinee girl last seen on Christmas Day is asking for the public’s help in locating her.

Tessa Newell was visiting family in Waupaca on the evening of Dec. 25 when she was last seen, according to Rapid Search and Rescue.

At the time Newell was last seen her hair was colored dark brown. She is described as 5’7″ tall weighing about 175 pounds with hazel eyes. She may wear glasses and could use the aliases Tessaryah Howard or Tessaryah Wells.

If you have any information about Tessa Newell’s whereabouts, please contact the Waupaca Police Department at 715-258-4466 or call 911.