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Kern County Sheriff's Office locates missing 8-year-old

Shamyrah Munns, Missing, August 9, 2021
Posted at 10:27 AM, Aug 10, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-10 19:36:55-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — UPDATE: According to the Kern County Sheriff's Office, 8-year-old Shamyrah Munns has been located. No additional details were available at this time.


The Kern County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public’s help in locating missing 8-year-old Shamyrah Munns. She was last seen in the company of Felicia Mcwright in the Mojave area on August 9th at approximately 11:00 a.m.

Munns is described as standing 4'4" tall and weighing 45 lbs. It is unknown what she was last wearing.

Mcwright is described as an African-American woman standing is 5’6” tall and weighing approximately 165 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Mcwright may possibly be heading to an unknown residence in California City or the Lancaster area with Munns.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 661-861-3110 or the Secret Witness at 661-322-4040.