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Black and Missing Foundation, Inc Statement Regarding Carlesha Freeland-Gaither Being Found Alive

With the great news that Carlesha Freeland-Gaither has been found alive, it shows that collectively we (law enforcement, media and community) all play a vital role in finding our missing.

America’s Missing Persons by Age, Race and Gender

Children and blacks make up a disproportionate percentage of missing persons reported each year.

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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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