Jewl Rayford

FOUND SAFE: Missing 12-year-old California Girl Vanishes Under ‘Suspicious Circumstances’


Jewl has been found safe, according to police. No additional information is available at this time, but no foul play is suspected.

Original Story

The San Francisco Police Department is searching for a 12-year-old girl who vanished under suspicious circumstances.

Jewl Rayford was last seen Wednesday at Presidio Middle School in San Francisco at around 2:30 p.m. Police didn’t disclose the circumstances of her disappearance or why it’s considered suspicious but said she’s considered “at-risk.”

Jewl is described as a Black female who stands 4 feet 7 inches tall and weighs around 120 pounds. She has black braided hair, brown eyes and wears braces. She was last seen wearing black tights and black and white shoes.

Anyone with information on Jewl’s whereabouts should contact the SFPD Tip Line at 415-575-4444 or text to TIP411 (start the text message with ‘SFPD’), or call 911.

This is a developing story and will be updated as additional information becomes available. Check back for updates.

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[Feature Photo: Jewl Rayford School Photo/Police Handout]