(CMR) A teen who was reported missing earlier this month was arrested for assaulting police officers on Saturday after she was located at an address in Prospect. Jahsmine Ebanks (14) was subsequently bailed.
A 20-year-old man who was at the location where the teen was found was arrested on suspicion of harboring a young person and further arrested for resisting arrest, in addition to outstanding warrants.
He remains in custody as investigations continue by RCIPS Protective Services.
Police reported that early Saturday morning, Jahsmine who is from Bodden Town was found at the Prospect address and was taken into safe custody. She subsequently assaulted officers as they attempted to return her to her home. As a result, she was arrested for assaulting police and related offenses. She was subsequently granted bail.
The RCIPS thanks the public for their assistance in locating the teen who has been reported missing on several occasions.