UPDATE: Gyslene Niyonizigiye has returned home safely. Thank you to the media and the public for your social media shares and concern.
Pittsburgh Bureau of Police detectives with the Special Victims Unit seek the public's assistance in finding a missing 12-year-old girl.
Gyslene Niyonizigiye is described as 5 feet 3 inches tall and 140 pounds.
She was last seen in Northview Heights on March 7 at approximately 1 - 2 p.m. when she is believed to have visited a friend's house in Northview Heights. The family does not know precisely where the friend lives.
The only clothing description is that Gyslene is likely wearing a head scarf. She does not carry a cell phone.
If you have any information please call SVU detectives at (412) 323-7141.
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.