16-year-old Sangre Grande girl missing

Police are seeking the urgent assistance of the public in locating 16-year-old Akeila James.

Akeila, a Form 4 pupil of Guaico Secondary School, was last seen leaving her Vega de Oropouche, Sangre Grande home, around 9am on Thursday 6th April, 2017.

She was reported missing to the Sangre Grande Police Station, on that same day by her mother, Helen Courtney.

Akeila is of African descent, 5 feet tall, slim built and dark in complexion.

She was last seen wearing an orange top, a pair of black pants and a pair of slippers.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of James is asked to call 800-TIPS or contact the police at 555, 999, 911 or any police station.