UPDATE ON THIS CASE:::::::::
Khalil Tatum’s body has been found dead of an apparent suicide. Relisha Rudd is still missing. The FBI and the DC police are urgently looking for her. Please reblog the UPDATED plea for help found HERE with all the new information
AMBER ALERT for the Washington, DC metropolitan area
I know a lot of my followers are local to this area so I thought I’d spread this on tumble.
Name: Relisha Rudd
Age: 8 years old
Height: 4’ 0”
Weight: 70 to 80 pounds
Last Seen: in the 1900 block of Massachusetts Ave SE March 7th
Relisha Tenau Rudd, 8, went missing from a local homeless shelter in southeast Washington D.C. on Wednesday, March 19. The original Amber Alert issued mentioned that she might be traveling in a red SUV or black Honda, and on Thursday, March 20, someone spotted both vehicles at a local motel.
Police rushed to the Oxon Hill Red Roof Inn to search the premises, and unfortunately found the deceased body of an unidentified adult woman in a first floor room. The cars mentioned in the Amber Alert had been abandoned and were parked outside of the room. Sadly, Relisha was nowhere to be found. According to police, the woman’s body had suffered severe physical trauma.
On Thursday night, police issued an updated Amber Alert for Relisha, stating that she might be in the custody of Kahlil Tatum, the owner of one of the vehicles, and his friendRicky Lyles.
Please contact police at 202-727-9099 or call 911 if you have any information.