Long Beach
Police Department

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Long Beach, CA 90802
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LBPD Locate 14-Year-Old At-Risk Missing Person Nya Jingles
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Update 3/4/22 at 9:00 a.m.:

On March 4, 2022 at approximately 8:50 a.m., missing person at-risk missing person Nya Anita-Jolene Jingles was located unharmed in the City of Long Beach by police officers, and has been reunited with her family.

Original News Release: 3/4/22 at 8:47 a.m.:

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The Long Beach Police Department is asking for the public's help locating a 14-year-old at-risk missing person, Nya Anita-Jolene Jingles, who was last seen on March 3, 2022 at approximately 6:05 p.m.

Jingles was last seen running away from her school in the 3300 block of Atlantic Avenue. She attends school in Long Beach, however she resides in the City of Yorba Linda. Jingles’ destination is unknown, and she suffers from mental conditions and may become disoriented. She has run away several times in the past and has been previously reported missing in Long Beach and Yorba Linda.

At-risk missing person Nya Anita-Jolene Jingles is described as follows:

Age: 14-years-old
Gender: Female
Race: Black
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 140 lbs.
Hair: Black
Eyes: Brown
Clothing: Bright yellow hoodie, light colored blue jean shorts and yellow Croc shoes
Jewelry: Silver colored oversized necklace with name plate "NYA" and silver hoop earrings.
Medical Alerts: has medical condition(s) and may become easily disoriented

Anyone with information regarding this missing person is urged to call the LBPD Missing Persons Detail at (562) 570-7246 or Police Dispatch at (562) 435-6711. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may submit a tip through "LA Crime Stoppers" by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), downloading the "P3 Tips" app to your smartphone (available at the Apple App store and Google Play), or visiting www.lacrimestoppers.org.