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Amber Alert canceled for six-year old Jackson girl

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has canceled the Amber Alert.

Posted: Jun. 12, 2018 9:06 PM
Updated: Jun. 13, 2018 9:58 AM

UPDATE: 9:50 p.m. - The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has canceled the Amber Alert.

The child has been recovered, is safe and the suspect is in custody.

Original story below.

JACKSON, Miss (WTVA) -- The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is issuing an Amber Alert for six year old Samiyah Terese Gaines of Jackson.

She is described as a black female, three feet, 11 inches tall weighing 35 pounds with black hair in four twists and a pony tail.

She was last seen about 5:30 p.m. in the 100 block of Glenmary Street in Jackson.

She was wearing eyeglasses, a lime green shirt with palm trees, ankle length navy blue jogging pants and black and silver flip flops.

She is accompanied by Jasmine Simmons.

Simmons is described as a black female, five feet, eight inches tall, weighing 165 pounds wearing a white shirt and a white floral bell-bottom jeans and flip-flops.

They were traveling in a white Ford Taurus bearing Mississippi license plate HPI 586 in the Capitol Street area.

If any one has information regarding Samiyah Terese Gains, Jasmine Simmons or the vehicle, contact the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation at 1-855-642-5378.

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