Missing South Philadelphia sisters found

missing south philadelphia sisters
Police are searching for Asia Wyatt, 9, and her 12 year-old sister Deshanae Wyatt, who were reported missing from 4th and Porter streets in South Philadelphia.
Credit: Philadelphia Police Department

UPDATE: Police said Wednesday morning missing sisters Asia and Deshanae Wyatt were found near 10th and Market streets in Center City.

The children were unharmed, according to investigators.

ORIGINAL STORY:

Police are searching for two sisters reported missing Wednesday night.

Officers first responded to a report of missing juveniles on the 1600 block of Federal Street in South Philadelphia.

There, they were met by the sisters’ foster mother, who told police she last saw Asia Wyatt, 9, and her sister Deshanae Wyatt, 12, at 8:10 a.m. outside the Taggert School at 4th and Porter streets.

Asia Wyatt is described as a 5-foot-tall female weighing about 90 pounds with brown eyes and long black curly hair.

She was last seen wearing a red and white polo shirt, a purple and black coat, light blue jeans and black boots with fur.

Asia suffers from asthma, according to police.

Deshanae Wyatt is described as a 5-foot-7-inch tall female of about 130 pounds with brown eyes and long black hair styled into a topknot bun.

She was last seen wearing a gray hoodie, dark blue jeans and black Converse sneakers.

Anyone with information on the sisters’ whereabouts is asked to call 911, or to contact the South Detectives Division at 215-686-3013.


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