A 12-year-old girl is missing and D.C. police are asking the public's assistance in finding her.
Kariah Shepherd was last seen Friday in the 4200 block of 6th Street SE.
In a statement released Saturday, police described Kariah as a black female, with medium complexion, 5'6" and approximately 125 pounds. She has a Mohawk-style haircut with the sides of her head shaved, police say.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Kariah Shepherd is asked to call the Metropolitan Police Department at 202-727-9099, Youth Investigations Division at 202-576-6768, or 911.
UPDATE: D.C. police found Kariah Shepherd on Monday. She is reportedly in good health and safe.