Police are searching for a missing teen girl in Tulita, N.W.T.

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Nicole Horassi, 17, was last seen by the river in Tulita, N.W.T., on June 24. (Facebook)

Nicole Horassi, 17, was last seen on June 24.

Police and community members began to search the area for her on Thursday.

Horassi is described as a slim aboriginal girl with long brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing jeans, a white tank top and grey ankle boots.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call the Tulita RCMP.