The New York City Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the following person, who was reported missing from within the confines of the 42nd Precinct in the Bronx.

Details are as follows.


Jada Jernigan
3198 3rd Avenue, Apt. 3
Bronx, NY 10451

It has been reported to police that Jada Jernigan was last seen on January 24, 2021, at approximately 1900 hours, inside of her residence.

She is described as a 14-year-old female, Black, approximately 5’2″ tall, weighing 120 lbs., with shoulder length black hair, and naval piercing.

She was last seen wearing a black sweater, light blue jeans, red bubble jacket, and tan “Ugg” boots.

A photograph of the missing is attached and available at DCPI.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stopperswebsite or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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