Toddler, Mom Missing From Hartford Since Last Week

Police have issued Silver Alerts for a 2-year-old boy and his 22-year-old mother, both of whom have been missing from Hartford since last week.

According to the Silver Alert, Jaciah Forde, 2, and his mother, Corinth Pickens, 22, were last seen Aug 4 when Pickens picked up Jaciah from the Locust Street Early Care Center at 261 Locust Street in Hartford.

Jaciah, who also goes by "Ci" and "Ciah," is an East Hartford resident, according to police.

He stands about 3 feet tall and weighs 35 pounds. Police said Jaciah has black hair, brown eyes and was last seen wearing a gray T-shirt, blue denim shorts and red-and-black Jordan sneakers.

Jaciah has a small scar on the bridge of his nose and a full set of unevenly spaced teeth, according to the Silver Alert.

Pickens is 5-foot-6, 190 pounds and has black hair and brown eyes. Police said she has a tattoo of butterflies on her chest and left shoulder and lip rings on both sides of her lower lip.

Anyone with information on their whereabouts is urged to call Hartford police at 860-757-4000.

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