Battle Creek Police and Child Protective Services are asking for the public's assistance in finding 5-year-old Haley Elswick.

Police say that she is with her mother, Cassandra Elswick, in the Battle Creek area.

Elswick is thought to be driving a green and tan Ford Explorer with Michigan license plate DEH 4830.

There is a court order to remove Haley from her mother and place her in the temporary custody of CPS.

If you have any information, you are asked to call Battle Creek Police at (269) 966-3375 or Silent Observer at (269) 964-3888.