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#Baltimore, MD: 13y/o Autumn Fagan was last seen in the 1600 blk North Hilton Street on January 2, 2022.

Autumn was wearing a pink sweater, pink jacket, blue jeans and pink sneakers.

#HelpUsFindAutumnFagan @BaltimorePolice @BaltCoPolice

Have you seen this child? Marissa Bridgewater

12-year-old Marissa may be in the local Hayward, CA area or she may travel to other cities in CA or NV. ⁦@ACSOSheriffs⁩

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Soledad O’Brien and Natalie Wilson show how quickly missing Black women are discounted

'Black and Missing,' an HBO documentary, explores the socioeconomic factors and perceptions that play a role in the disappearances of Black women and girls.

‘Never give up, never stop’ | Local Facebook post credited with finding missing Maryland 1-year-old, on the NYC subway

It’s not every day that a Facebook post finds a missing baby. It’s rare when the rescue happens in a few hours. And it’s even more extraordinary when the infant goes missing in Montgomery County, and a stranger riding the New York City subway looks up and recognizes the baby.

Missing Maryland Baby Found in New York After Black and Missing Group Shares Photo

A missing Silver Spring baby has been found after an organization called the Black and Missing Foundation shared a photo of her with her father - and a woman was able to identify the pair all the way in New York.

HBO’s ‘Black and Missing’ would be depressing if it weren’t also so empowering

"Black and Missing" reminds Black viewers that we’re all we got, but we're pretty damn powerful by our damn selves.

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"God Bless you! My mom contacted me to say that my daughter Ashleigh Porter was in Ebony magazine. I was so glad that my missing child was given the opportunity to this type of exposure. It has been so hard. She went missing on April 20, 2009. I agree totally that law enforcement and the media in some instances do us no justice. I knew nothing of your organization prior to this, but I'll know more now. You have given me a great service and I feel indebted to you. I do not want people to forget about my Ashleigh. Thank you again and bless your hearts for starting this organization."

---- TANYA PORTER-DAVIS

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