The two missing youth have been safely located. Thanks for your help!
The New Westminster Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating two missing youth who are believed to be together: 13 year old Parham Esmaeili and 11 year old Jade-Lynn Prasad.
Jade-Lynn was last seen on May 22nd at approximately 3:00pm near her middle school in New Westminster. Parham was last seen on May 22nd at approximately 1:00pm at the same school where he also attends. Parham returned home on May 23rd at approximately 9:00am, but then left again. The two of them are believed to be in the Metrotown area and have been known to use public transit.
Jade-Lynn is described as an 11 year old South Asian female with a light complexion and a slim build, standing 5’4”, and with shoulder length dark brown hair. She was last seen wearing a light pink sweater with the word “Thrasher” written on the front, black leggings, black Adidas running shoes, and carrying a black school bag.
Parham is described as a 13 year old Middle Eastern male with a light complexion, 5’3”, slim build, and show dark brown hair, and brown eyes. He was wearing a grey sweatshirt, dark grey pants, and dark green boots.
“Our investigators are working closely with the families and school in attempts to locate the two missing youth.” stated Sergeant Jeff Scott. “At this time, there is no evidence to believe they are in distress and have left on their own accord, but given their age, we are concerned and want to ensure their well-being.”
Anyone with information is asked to call the New Westminster Police at 604-525-5411, quoting file number 2019-9085 or 2019-9086.