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UPDATE: Missing Teen Alert

Date: February 25, 2021
Incident Type: Missing Teen
Location: Carrick

UPDATE April 27, 2021 4 p.m.: Niya Peterson has been safely located

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police detectives seek the public’s help locating a missing teen.

Niya Peterson, 16, of Carrick was last seen Thursday, Feb. 18 around 3:30 p.m. She is 5 feet 1 inch tall with black and yellow long braids, and was last wearing a black coat and black Ugg boots. She might be on the North Side.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call the Special Victims Unit at (412) 323-7141.

Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri