For Immediate Release – December 2, 2021
OPD is Assisting Hammond Indiana Police in locating Missing Person Merriel Hartfield
The Oakland Police Department is requesting assistance from our community and media partners in locating Merriel Hartfield, who is reported as a missing person by the Hammond Police Department in Hammond, Indiana.
Hartfield was last seen on November 21, 2021, around Laney Community College in Oakland, CA. She was last seen wearing an olive-green jacket, a blue hooded sweatshirt, and dark-colored pants.
Hartfield is described as a 25-year-old, black female, 5’6”, 120 pounds with a thin build, and dreadlocks with gold beads.
If you have any knowledge or information regarding the whereabouts of Hartfield, please notify the Oakland Police Department's Missing Persons Unit at 510-238-3641.