UPDATE: Alia has been found and is home safe.
Alia Blackmon, 12
Last seen August 17, 2020
Detroit police are asking for help from the public as they search for a missing 12-year-old girl.
Alia Blackmon was last seen Monday, just before 6 p.m. Listen Live Now on WWJ Newsradio 950
She left her home in the 13000 block of Hampshire, in the area of I-94 and Dickerson Ave. on the city’s est side, and hasn’t been seen or heard from since, police said.
Alia is described as a black female, 5’4” tall and weighing around 120 lbs., with brown eyes and black hair.
She was last seen wearing a pink hoodie, black pants and white Jordan gym shoes, and might be carrying a blue jean purse.
Police said the missing child is believed to be in good physical and mental condition.
Anyone who has seen Alia or who has information on her whereabout is asked to contact Detroit Police Department’s 9th Precinct at 313-596-5940 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at 1-800-Speak-Up (1-800-773-2587).