Mom and 6-year-old daughter located

Posted at 7:33 AM, Apr 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-20 14:29:12-04

UPDATE: The lookout for Shawntia Smith and her daughter has been cancelled.  The 6-year-old was returned safe to her father. 


Baltimore Police are searching for a missing mother and child.

Shawntia Smith, 27, and her 6-year-old daughter, Jamie Howard, were last seen April 16 at approximately 2 p.m., near the intersection of North and Greenmount Avenues. 

Smith is homeless, according to family members.

Shawntia was last seen wearing blue jeans and green shoes. Her daughter Jamie was wearing the dress seen in the picture above.

Family and friends are concerned for their safety, police said.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Baltimore Police Department's Missing Person Unit at 443-984-7385 or simply dial 911.