Richmond police searching for missing 12-year-old girl

Bay City News
Thursday, July 6, 2017
Jessica Padilla is pictured in this photo posted on Richmond PD's Facebook page.
Jessica Padilla is pictured in this photo posted on Richmond PD's Facebook page.
Photo by Richmond PD/Facebook

RICHMOND, Calif. -- Richmond police are looking for a missing 12-year-old girl who was last seen Wednesday evening at a Richmond public library.

The girl, Jessica Padilla, was being picked up at the library by her mother at about 5:45 p.m. when the two got into an argument and she ran back into the building, according to police.

Jessica has not been seen since. She is described as 5 feet 5 inches tall and 140 pounds with long black hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing a green shirt, blue jeans and black shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Oliver at (510) 621-1725 or dial 911.