Missing child alert issued in Jackson now cancelled

Sylvia Williams, subject of an Endangered/Missing Child Alert in Jackson, Miss., Oct. 10, 2019 (Source: Mississippi Dept. of Public Safety)

JACKSON, Miss. (WTOK) - The Endangered/ Missing Child Alert issued for 15-year-old Sylvia Williams of Jackson has been cancelled. The Mississippi Department of Public Safety said Friday evening she has been found and is safe.

(The original story posted appears below.)

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued an Endangered/ Missing Child Alert for 15-year-old Sylvia Williams of Jackson, Miss.

She is a black female, 5' 5", 120 pounds, with black or blue hair and brown eyes.

Williams was last seen wearing pajamas on Monday, Sept. 2, at about 9 a.m. in the 100 block of Jackson West Boulevard in Hinds County.

If anyone has information about Williams, contact Jackson Police Department at 601-960-1234 or 601-665-7757.