NEW BRUNSWICK — Police are looking for two missing teenage girls and are hoping the public can help return them to their families safely.

The younger of the two girls is 15-year-old Jaqueline Iracheta. She is described as being Hispanic, standing around 5 feet tall, and weighing around 120 pounds, according to an alert from the police department.

Police are also working to locate 17-year-old Heslin Lemus-Mejia. She is described as Hispanic, 4 feet and 10 inches tall, and weighing around 141 pounds. Lemus-Mejia was last seen in the area of Drift Street, according to police.

Police did not say whether there is a connection between the two missing persons cases.

They're asking anyone with information about their whereabouts to call 911 or call the New Brunswick Police Department directly.