Update (5/17/21 11:24 p.m.) –  Kansas City police say Nariah has been located and has returned to her home safely.


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile. According to a release from the department, Nariah Penson, 11, was last seen at 4 p.m. Monday, May 17, 2021 leaving the Genesis School at 3800 East 44th. She was wearing a black hoodie and khaki pants. She is five-feet tall and weighs approximately 75 lbs. with black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information on her location is asked to call 9-1-1 immediately.