Four-year-old Jamira Commander was last seen on the 2000 block of Accommodation Street wearing blue pants with a red patch and a red coat with white fur. She was wearing her hair in braids.
Police were called about nine p.m. yesterday and found that Jamira had been staying with a sitter who fell asleep. When the sitter woke up, she discovered that Jamira had wandered outside.
Police were using infrared technology and a bloodhound to help search adjacent wooded areas. Anyone with information is asked to call Richmond police at 780-5100.