Endangered/Missing Child Alert issued for three Jackson teens canceled

Sergeant Roderick Holmes said a vehicle stolen in Jackson Friday morning matches the same description of the vehicle the teens were last seen in.

Endangered/Missing Child Alert issued for three Jackson teens canceled
MBI has issued an Endangered/Missing Child Alert for 15-year-old Ja’Miya McNeal, 14-year-old Avonna Townsend and 17-year-old Trishana Whitehead; Source: MBI

HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WLBT) - An Endangered/Missing Child Alert for 15-year-old Ja’Miya McNeal, 14-year-old Avonna Townsend and 17-year-old Trishana Whitehead, all of Jackson, was canceled Saturday afternoon.

They have all been found safe.

Fifteen-year-old Jamiya McNeal was described as a black female, five-feet-five-inches tall, weighing 160 pounds with brown eyes and brown hair.

Fourteen-year-old Avonna Townsend was described as a black female, five-feet-three-inches tall, weighing 116 pounds with brown eyes and brown hair.

Seventeen-year-old Trishana Whitehead was described as a black female, five-feet-four-inches tall, weighing 185 pounds with brown eyes and red hair.

All three teens were last seen in the 2000 block of Siwell Road. They may be traveling together in a silver 2013 Nissan Altima with Mississippi license plate HNJ8384. Their direction of travel is unknown.

Sergeant Roderick Holmes with Jackson police said a vehicle stolen in Jackson Friday morning matches the same description of the vehicle the teens were last seen in.

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