NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is searching for a missing 16-year-old girl.
Jashanti Gilbert was last seen by her mother on Sunday around 2:30 p.m. at her residence in the 7600 block of Mercier Street.
Gilbert is described as 5'5" and weighing about 130 pounds with black chin-length hair.
She was last seen wearing a blue dress and jean jacket.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Jashanti Gilbert is asked to contact Seventh District detectives at 504-658-6070.