Missing child alert issued for Port St. Lucie teen

Jada Hallums, 16, last seen Wednesday


PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. – Port St. Lucie police issued a missing child alert Monday morning for 16-year-old Jada Hallums.

Hallums was last seen Wednesday in the area of Natema Road in Port St. Lucie, police said. She was wearing black pants and a blue lace top.

Authorities described the teen as 5 feet 5 inches tall, weighing 150 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Police said Hallums has a nose ring, two lip rings and tattoo on her left ankle of her name “Jada.” She also has a scar on her right ankle.

Police said Hallums often wears wigs and could change her hair color and style.

Anyone with information on Hallums' whereabouts is asked to call Port St. Lucie Police Department at 772-342-0001 or the Florida Department of Law Enforcement at 1-888-356-4776.