NOPD looking for missing 12-year-old girl in N.O. East

Shamiah Dimes

NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD is looking for a missing 12-year-old girl in New Orleans East.

Shamiah Dimes was last seen around 3 a.m. on June 5 when she left her home in the 6000 block of Downman Road, according to the NOPD.

Dimes was recently diagnosed with a medical condition and has been taking medication for that condition.

She made statements about “not loving her life anymore,” according to the NOPD.

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Dimes is 5’2” tall and weighing approximately 63 pounds.

If you have any information regarding Shamiah Dimes’ whereabouts please contact the Seventh District at (504) 658-6070.