Asia Monet Jones of Bristol has been reported as missing. She is described as a black Hispanic female, 16 years old, last seen wearing a gray coat, gray shirt , black pants and black Nike shoes.
Every year there are significant numbers of missing person reports made to police involving young adults — from early teens up to the age of 25 — and often there is no explanation for their disappearance.
If a child or young adult goes missing for no explainable reason, they are considered an ‘unknown case.’ According to the 2009 Missing Children Reference Report, the majority (23%) of missing child reports made to police in 2009 fell into the ‘unknown’ category.
While most children and young adults who go missing are only gone for a short period of time, there are circumstances that require swift action from concerned parents.
A Silver Alert has been issued for Jones.
Anyone with information concerning Jones is being asked to contact the Bristol Police Department at (860) 584-3011.
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