CRIME
05/01/2013 10:43 am ET Updated May 02, 2013

Jashayla Markiaya Hopson Missing: Mississippi Girl Could Be Across State Lines (UPDATE)

Alabama Department Of Public Safety

UPDATE: 5/2/2013 -- The amber alert for Jashayla Markiaya Hopson was lifted after she was found in safe condition, WSFA reports.

EARLIER -- Authorities in Mississippi are searching for a 6-year-old girl who was taken from her school Tuesday.

Jashayla Markiaya Hopson, of Kemper County, was allegedly seen being forced into a gray, four-door sedan driven by a young black female, according to the Alabama Department of Public Safety. Officials say the vehicle was possibly traveling to Alabama.

Hopson was wearing turquoise pants and a pink shirt with ice cream designs when she was last seen. She also had on white sandals.

Hopson is 4 feet 2 inches tall and weighs approximately 50 pounds. She has brown eyes and black hair.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Alabama Department of Public Safety at (866) 262-3775.

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