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News Release

Friday, June 24, 2016

Media Relations

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Los Angeles: The family of Jeida Moore and the Los Angeles Police Department Missing Juvenile Unit are asking for the public's help in finding her.

On June 15, 2016, around 10:30 p.m., Jeida was last seen leaving a group home in the 14500 block of Sylvan Street, in the City of Van Nuys. The family has not seen or heard from her and is extremely concerned for her welfare. Jeida is from Alabama she does not know the area and does not have any family in California.

Jeida is described as a 16-year-old Black female, with brown hair, and brown eyes. She stands about 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs around 165 pounds. She was last seen wearing a silver bow headband, long sleeve black shirt, black pants and green shoes. She was also carrying a green cinched backpack.

If you have seen or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Jeida Moore, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department Van Nuys Missing Juvenile Detective Van Roy at (818) 374-001 or Officer Roel 818 374-0005. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters may also go to, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.