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UPDATE: Pittsburgh Police Search for Missing Teenage Girl

Date: August 3, 2022
Incident Type: Missing juvenile
Location: All zones


Ashlynn Southerland has been located and she is safe. Thank you to the media and the public for sharing the information.

Original post:

Pittsburgh Police SVU detectives are asking for the public's assistance to locate a missing 13-year-old girl.

Ashlynn Southerland is 5'1", 115 pounds with black hair and blue eyes, with a scar under her right eye.

She was last seen by her family on July 30. Her last known potential location was at a movie theater in Bridgeville on August 2.

Ashlynn is known to spend time in Brookline, Beechview, and Dormont. She may also be in Mt. Lebanon. Her phone is turned off and she may be in the company of adult males.

If you have any information on her location, please call (412) 323-7141 or Police Headquarters at (412) 323-7800.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz