Police searching for missing teen

Zipparia ‘Zizi’ Jackson
Zipparia ‘Zizi’ Jackson

NAUGATUCK — Borough police are looking for a 15-year-old girl who was last seen Saturday.

Zipparia “Zizi” Jackson was last seen Saturday at Canfield Park in Prospect, police said. She went to the park with her family at about 2:30 p.m. to watch a football game, police said. During the game, she left the field and went to the playground area in the park, but didn’t come back, police said.

Police said she has a history of running away, but do not know if she did so in this case. At this time, police have no reason to believe foul play was involved.

Jackson is black, 5 feet, 2 inches tall, with short brown hair, brown eyes and weighs 130 pounds, police said. She was last seen wearing a black V-neck T-shirt, gray basketball shorts and blue Nike sneakers.

Anyone with information regarding Jackson is asked to contact the Naugatuck Police Department at (203) 729-5221.