The NYPD is asking for the public’s assistance locating two missing Bronx girls, in unrelated cases: Jackie Whitehead, 17, and Sahara Boyd, 11.
Jackie, 17, of 420 Howe Avenue, was last seen leaving her residence on Monday, September 13, at 4:30 p.m., wearing a black leather jacket and blue jeans. She is black with a light complexion, 4’11”, 91 lbs., and has brown eyes and black hair.
Sahara, 11, of 560 Balcom Avenue, was last seen leaving her residence on Tuesday, September 14, at 7:45 a.m., wearing a white shirt, blue pants, and gray sneakers. She is Hispanic, 5’3″, 130 lbs, and has brown eyes and short brown hair. Update: Sahara has returned to her residence.
Anyone with information as to either girl’s whereabouts is asked to call NYPD Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). All calls are confidential.
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on September 15, 2010