9-year-old girl missing from Newport News found safe

Posted at 4:27 AM, May 08, 2019
Tinaya Poe

Tinaya Poe

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Police in Newport News said that a missing 9-year-old girl was found and returned home Wednesday morning.

Police were notified that Tinaya Poe was missing from the 1000 block of 31st Street Tuesday at 11:30 p.m.

According to officials, Tinaya was seen running away from her house around 6:00 p.m. and was heading westbound on 31st Street toward the Marshall Courts Apartments.