UPDATE: Missing Child – 12 year old located

Syniyah Nevaeh Byrd has been missing since Wednesday evening (May 24) around 8pm. She was last seen in the vicinity of Trade Street, possibly near Northwest Blvd. It is unknown if she left that area on foot or was picked up by someone, and may have possibly taken the bus from the area.

At the time she was wearing blue jeans, a white t-shirt and black shoes. She likely has a black and tan backpack and/or a Nike knapsack. The child is thin and considered tall for her age and has short black hair.

Ms. Byrd is only 12 years old. Her mother and siblings are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Syniyah. The photos below have been provided by the family. A missing person’s police report has been filed, and anyone with information about Syniyah’s whereabouts are asked to contact the WSPD non-emergency number at 336-773-7700.