Search for missing endangered teen girl from North Philadelphia

Saturday, January 9, 2016

Philadelphia police are asking the public's help in finding a missing endangered 16-year-old girl from North Philadelphia.

Za-Riah Montgomery went missing on Dec. 29 around 7 p.m. from her home on the 3300 block of North 22nd Street.

Police say she suffers from bipolar disorder and depression, and may be in need of medication.

Za-Riah is described as 5 feet 5 inches tall, 155 lbs., with black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a black jacket with a brown fur hood, a gray Mickey Mouse sweater, blue jeans and black sneakers.

She may be in the area of 25th and Indiana Avenue, police say.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Za-Riah is asked to call 911.