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Officers Are Asking Your Help in Finding A 14-Year-Old Runaway/Missing Teenager From New Orleans East

April 29, 2013

Officers are asking the public’s help in finding 14-year old Samaj Jenkins, who was last seen Tuesday April 23, 2013 at about 2:45 P.M., in the 7800 block of Sand Street.    

Samaj Jenkins and her mother were involved in a verbal argument at which time she left the residence.  Her mother thought she would return home but never did.  Her mother advised that Samaj has runaway before and has not heard or seen from her since.     

Her mother advised that Samaj Jenkins suffers from a medical condition and is need of her medication.  

She is described as an African-American female, 5’9” tall, weighing approximately 150 pounds.

Anyone seeing Samaj Jenkins or knowing her whereabouts is urged to contact the New Orleans Police Department at 821-2222.


Officer Garry Flot

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