Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Za-ahira Jimenez, 16, of Newark, who was reported missing from the 100 block of Dewey Street on Saturday, September 28, 2019.
Za-ahira is described as Hispanic/Black, 5’10” tall and 115 lbs. She has a light brown complexion, blonde hair, brown eyes and a birthmark on the back of her neck. She was last seen wearing a white t-shirt, black pants and a pair of Vans.
While police are actively searching for Za-ahira, we seek the public’s help in quickly locating her so she can be returned to her family.
Director Ambrose urges anyone with information about the whereabouts of Za-ahira Jimenez to call the Department's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477) or 1-877-NWK-GUNS (1-877-695-4867). All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.
Anonymous tips may also be made using the Police Division’s website at: www.newarkpd.org or through the Newark Police Division Smartphone App available at iTunes and Google Play.