Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a young mother and her 4-month-old daughter after they went missing over the weekend.
Arlissa Davis, 16, was last seen on Feb. 14 at about 5 p.m. leaving her home at 225 East 234th St. along with her infant daughter Scarlette Torres, according to authorities.
The teen is described as 5 feet 6 inches tall, 150 pounds, with a medium complexion, brown eyes and brown hair. She was last seen wearing a black coat, blue pants, red and white sneakers and has a tattoo of the words “Jacob” on her chest, police said. The baby was seen wearing a blue snowsuit.
Police have released photos of both the mother and her child.
Anyone with information in regards to this incident is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782).
The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.