Missing teen mom, newborn found unharmed

Posted at 5:54 AM, Sep 27, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-28 16:20:09-04

UPDATE: The mother and her newborn child have been located unharmed and are home safe, police say.



MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are asking for the public’s help locating a missing teen mother and her newborn baby.

Police say Jayling Scales, 17, and her two-week-old baby, Jayden Scales, disappeared around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. The two were last seen near 35th Street and Garfield.

There is no word as to why police believe the two are in danger.

Anyone who has seen these two if you are asked to call Milwaukee Police’s sensitive crimes division at 414-935-7405.