Mother and two young children gone missing from Hellshire
The police have launched a search for a mother and her two children from Portmore, St Catherine, who have been reported missing since Monday.
The woman has been identified as 27-year-old Shantel Scott, whose two children are six-year-old Ackeem Rose and two-year-old Amelia Rose, both of Hellshire Park in Portmore.
The police said Scott is of dark complexion, medium built, and is about 160 centimetres (five feet three inches) tall.
Ackeem is of dark complexion, slim built and is about 106 centimetres (three feet six inches) tall, and Amelia is of dark complexion and slim built.
Reports from the Portmore police are that Scott and her children were last seen at home at about 7:30 a.m. Scott was wearing a red and white dress.
It's not known what the kids were wearing when they disappeared.
All efforts to contact them have been unsuccessful.
Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Shantel Scott, Ackeem Rose and Amelia Rose, is being asked to contact the Portmore police at 876-949-8422, the police 119 emergency number, or the nearest police station.
No photograph of Shantel Scott was available at the time of this posting.