UPDATE: Missing teen found

Jenecia Barnes, 14, of George Town. She was last seen on 4 September 2020. Photo: RCIPS.

[Update]

A missing George Town teenager has been found.

14-year-old Jenecia Barnes, who was reported missing on Friday evening, 4 Sept., has been located and appears to be in good health,” police said in a statement Sunday.

Police thanked members of the public who helped locate Barnes.

[Original article]

Police are asking for the public’s help to track down a teenager who has not been seen since Friday.

Officers say they received reports that Jenecia Barnes, 14, of George Town, had not returned home from school on Friday 4 Sept., according to an RCIPS press release.

“Jenecia was last seen at the John Gray High School in her school uniform,” said an RCIPS spokesperson. “She was wearing black sneakers and a pink and blue backpack.”

Barnes is of light complexion with brown eyes and short brown hair.

Anyone who with information about Barnes’ whereabouts is encouraged to call 949-4222. Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via their Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via their website.

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