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Critical Missing: 16-year-old girl last seen on Saturday in SE DC

She was reported missing on Sunday.
Credit: Metropolitan Police
16-year-old Melaysia Garrett

WASHINGTON — D.C. police searching for 16-year-old Melaysia Garrett who was last seen on Saturday in the 1300 block of Congress Street in Southeast D.C.

Police said Garrett is described as a black girl with black hair and brown eyes. They said she is 4'11" and weighs 100 pounds.

Garrett was last seen wearing a black jacket, black pants, and multi-colored sneakers, official said.

Credit: Metropolitan Police
16-year-old Melaysia Garrett

Police are asking anyone who may know of her whereabouts to contact their Youth and Family Services Division at 202-576-6768 or Command Information Center at 202-727-9099.

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