Missing person located

UPDATE: Police have issued a press release saying the girl has been located.

Pine Bluff police are asking for help in locating a girl who has been missing since Jan. 1.

Officer Richard Wegner said Shannon Scott, 16, was last seen at about 1 p.m. on that day. She was wearing a purple fitted shirt and dark blue jeans with a pink design on the pocket. She was also wearing black boots and a pink belt.

Scott is about 5 feet, 4 inches tall, and weighs about 160 pounds. She wears glasses but it is unknown if she had them with her.

Anyone with information about Scott’s whereabouts should contact the police Detective Division at 730-2090 or the dispatch center at 541-5300.