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Media Release 229

Runaway/Missing Person Investigation

The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives are conducting a runaway/missing person investigation. The Birmingham Police Department request assistance from the public on locating the subject in the attached photo.

The missing person has been identified as:
Valajia Wade, B/F, 11, of Birmingham, Alabama. Valajia is 4 feet 5 inches tall and 85 pounds.

Valajia Wade was last seen at approximately 7:11 p.m. on Sunday, August 25, 2019 near her residence in the 2500 block of St. Charles Avenue. She was wearing a white dress with multiple designs and brown sandals. She also wears her hair in a ponytail.

If there is anyone who has information pertaining to the whereabouts of Valajia Wade, please contact Birmingham Police at 205-297-8488 or 911. If you have additional information on this investigation, contact Crime Stoppers @ 205-254-7777.

A photo of missing person Valajia Wade is attached.

###Missing Person – Valajia Wade