Missing Kids - Cleveland


iHeartRadio is teaming up with the United States Marshals Service, Fox 8 News along with Amanda Berry to form “Operation Safety Net” to help locate missing kids in the Cleveland area.

Operation Safety Net is a U.S. Marshals led initiative aimed at recovering endangered missing juveniles. The U.S. Marshals, along with local law enforcement agencies, have identified children who are at a high risk of human trafficking, abuse or neglect. 

The U.S. Marshals are dedicated to this mission and they need your help. If you have any information about these missing kids, or any other missing juveniles, please call 1-866-492-6833.

If you know where these missing kids are please call. See photos below/photo courtesy of the U.S. Marshals

  1. Leantwana Bates- 17 year old Leantwana is 5’03”, 135 lbs, and was reported missing to Youngstown Police on April 18th. She is believed to be in East Cleveland or the Glenville neighborhood.
  2. Yalonda Bates-15 year old Yalonda is 5’03”, 100 lbs, and was reported missing to Youngstown Police on April 18th. She is believed to be in East Cleveland or the Glenville neighborhood.
  3. Malakhi Young- 16 year old Malakhi is 5’06”, 10 lbs, and was reported missing to the Cleveland Police Department on July 6.
  1. Aniya Barnes. She is 15 years old was reported missing to the Cleveland Police Department in April 2020. She is 5’05”, 150 lbs. She was sighted in Columbus over the summer, but could be anywhere.
  2. Malisha Harris. She is 16 years old and was reported missing to the East Palestine Police Department on April 7th, 2020. She is believed to be on the east side of Cleveland in the Harvard/Lee area.
  3. Ja’Naiya Scott-Lee.  She is 16 years old and was reported missing to the Cleveland Police Department on August 23, 2020. Police have no information on where she could be.
  4. Isaac Ortiz. 16 year old Isaac Ortiz was reported missing to the Lorain Police Department in August 2020. Ortiz is believed to be on the West Side of Cleveland or North Olmsted area.
  5. Janayla Little. Janayla was 16 years old when she was reported missing to the East Cleveland Police Department in 2015. She is currently 22 years old. Police believe she is in Cleveland but have been unable to locate her.
  1. Tanyah Perry. Tanyah is 16 years old and reported missing to the Cleveland Police Dept. She was last seen in the 40th and Central area in April.
  2. Juaquim Torres. Juaquim is 14 years old was reported missing to East Cleveland Police in March. He is believed to be on the east side of Cleveland
  3. Alicia Jackson. Alicia is 17 years old and was reported missing to Berea Police. She was last seen in Berea in October of 2019. 
  4. Yvonne Reglar. Yvonne was 17 when she was reported missing to Fairview Park Police in 1977. She was last seen working alone at a gas station and was discovered missing when customers found the station unattended.
  1. Keyareana Turner. 16 years old. 5’04, 165 lbs. East side of Cleveland FOUND.
  2. Vanaija Downs. 16 years old. 5’03”, 175 lbs. Canton/Ravenna/Cleveland
  3. McKenzie Stepp. 18 years old. 5’03, 140 lbsWest side of Cleveland FOUND
  4. Celina Balzano. She is 17 years old and was reported missing to Mentor. She is believed to be on the west side of Cleveland. FOUND.
  5. Kyla Putt. She is 16 years old and was reported missing to the Toledo Police Dept. She is believed to be on the near west side of Cleveland. FOUND.
  6. Emma Raifsnyder. 17 years old and reported missing to CPD. She has been seen around W. 25th street, and near West Blvd and Lorain Ave.
  7. Ashanti Lamar. 17 years old and reported missing to CPD. Ashanti is believed to be in the Kinsman Road area or Maple Heights.
  8. Icysis Moore. She is 17 years old and reported missing to East Cleveland PD. She was last seen in the area of East 74th and Woodland. FOUND

More missing kids can be found at the Fox 8 web site.

Partner agencies:

Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office

East Cleveland PD

Cleveland PD

Newburgh Hts PD

Cuyahoga County Dept. Of Children and Family Services

Bellefaire JCB

ClevelandMissing.org

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

iHeartRadio

Fox 8

Former Cleveland Brown Bernie Kosar

Vanaija Downs. 16 years old. 5’03”, 175 lbs. Canton/Ravenna/Cleveland

Vanaija Downs. 16 years old. 5’03”, 175 lbs. Canton/Ravenna/Cleveland

Vanaija Downs. 16 years old. 5’03”, 175 lbs. Canton/Ravenna/Cleveland

Emma Raifsnyde

Emma Raifsnyde

Emma Raifsnyder. 17 years old and reported missing to CPD. She has been seen around W. 25th street, and near West Blvd and Lorain Ave.

Ashanti Lamar.

Ashanti Lamar.

Ashanti Lamar. 17 years old and reported missing to CPD. Ashanti is believed to be in the Kinsman Road area or Maple Heights.

Tanyah Perry

Tanyah Perry

Tanyah Perry. Tanyah is 16 years old and reported missing to the Cleveland Police Dept. She was last seen in the 40th and Central area in April.

Joquim Torres

Joquim Torres

Juaquim Torres. Juaquim is 14 years old was reported missing to East Cleveland Police in March. He is believed to be on the east side of Cleveland.

Alicia Jackson

Alicia Jackson

Alicia Jackson. Alicia is 17 years old and was reported missing to Berea Police. She was last seen in Berea in October of 2019. 

Yvonne Reglar

Yvonne Reglar

Yvonne Reglar. Yvonne was 17 when she was reported missing to Fairview Park Police in 1977. She was last seen working alone at a gas station and was discovered missing when customers found the station unattended.

Aniya Barnes. 

Aniya Barnes. 

Aniya Barnes. She is 15 years old was reported missing to the Cleveland Police Department in April 2020. She is 5’05”, 150 lbs. She was sighted in Columbus over the summer, but could be anywhere.

Malisha Harris

Malisha Harris

Malisha Harris. She is 16 years old and was reported missing to the East Palestine Police Department on April 7th, 2020. She is believed to be on the east side of Cleveland in the Harvard/Lee area.

Ja'Naiya Scott Lee

Ja'Naiya Scott Lee

Ja’Naiya Scott-Lee.  She is 16 years old and was reported missing to the Cleveland Police Department on August 23, 2020. Police have no information on where she could be.

Isaac Ortiz

Isaac Ortiz

Isaac Ortiz. 16 year old Isaac Ortiz was reported missing to the Lorain Police Department in August 2020. Ortiz is believed to be on the West Side of Cleveland or North Olmsted area.

Janayla Little

Janayla Little

Janayla Little. Janayla was 16 years old when she was reported missing to the East Cleveland Police Department in 2015. She is currently 22 years old. Police believe she is in Cleveland but have been unable to locate her.

Bates Sisters

Bates Sisters

Leantwana Bates- 17 year old Leantwana is 5’03”, 135 lbs, and was reported missing to Youngstown Police on April 18th. She is believed to be in East Cleveland or the Glenville neighborhood.

Yalonda Bates-15 year old Yalonda is 5’03”, 100 lbs, and was reported missing to Youngstown Police on April 18th. She is believed to be in East Cleveland or the Glenville neighborhood.

Malakhi Young

Malakhi Young

Malakhi Young- 16 year old Malakhi is 5’06”, 10 lbs, and was reported missing to the Cleveland Police Department on July 6.

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