UPDATE 08/12/20 10:22 a.m.
Jamilah McLean and Josiah McLean have returned home safely. Thank you to the public and the media for your concern and shares on social media.
UPDATE 07/26/20 NEW INFORMATION/PHOTO FOR MISSING PERSONS:
An incorrect photo of the mother of Josiah McLean, Jamilah McLean, was provided to police. That post has been deleted. The new photos are seen below. The information remains the same.
We apologize for any confusion.
If seen please contact SVU at (412) 323-7141 or call 911.
Pittsburgh Police detectives with the Special Victims Unit (SVU) seek the public's assistance in locating a missing mother and son.
Jamilah McLean, 17, is described as 5 feet 3 inches tall, 165 pounds, with black hair worn in braids. She also wears glasses. Josiah McLean is one year old. He is 2 feet 4 four inches tall, and weighs 22 pounds. He has black hair.
There is no clothing description available.
They were last seen leaving home and going for a walk in the East Hills area around 2 p.m. on July 24. They may still be in the East Hills area or in Braddock Hills.
If you have any information, please contact SVU at (412) 323-7141 or call 911.
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.