BROOKLYN - Police are searching for an 18-year-old boy and an 8-year-old girl currently missing in the borough.

Investigators say the two are not related, but lived in a group foster home together in Canarsie.

Omar Jackson, 18, is 5 foot 8 inches tall and weighs about 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing blue cargo shorts, white Nike high-tops and a black and green striped sweater.

Denise Astwood, 8, is 3 foot 6 inches tall and weighs about 82 pounds. She was last seen in a blue T-shirt, black pants and white sandals.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 1-800-577-TIPS.