Search underway for missing 15-year-old Pinson girl


JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — Authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating a 15-year-old Pinson girl who was last seen over the weekend.

Amaya Janae Johnson, 15 of Pinson, was last seen on May 22 at 11 p.m. wearing medium was ripped jeans, checkerboard Vans shoes, and a dark color Nirvana band shirt.

Her family has not had contact with Johnson in over a week.

“Baby please come home we love you and we miss you,” said Anaya Johnson’s mother, Jodi Johnson.

Jodi Johnson says she believes her daughter left the house to meet up with someone but had the intention of return back home.

“She did not take anything with her not her ID, not bring her debit card, no money, cell phone there’s no clothes missing there’s no reason for me to believe she packed a bag,” she said.

Anyone with information regarding Johnson’s whereabouts are asked to call the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 205-325-1450.

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