DETROIT (WWJ) – Detroit police are looking for a 17-year-old  mother and her 1-year-old child missing for over a week.

Briana Gaines was last seen with her child on the morning of Dec. 11 on the 2700 block of Seldon in the area of I-96 and Martin Luther King.

Briana is described as black with a light complexion, five feet, five inches tall and 164 pounds. She wears her auburn hair in a ponytail style and was last seen wearing green jeans, a sweater with a burgundy hood and a brown jacket.

The baby, Xavier Gaines, is a black with a light complexion, brown eyes and brown hair. He was last seen wearing blue pants a blue jacket and a hat.

Police said the missing mom is in good physical condition but takes medication for ADHD and depression.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Detroit Police Department’s Criminal Investigative Bureau at 313-596-1340.


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