Chicago mom, 16, and toddler son missing

July 24, 2012 5:35:35 AM PDT
Chicago police are looking for a teenage mother and her 2-year-old son who have not been seen in more than two weeks.

Juanita Burks, 16, and her son, Joshua, were last seen July 6 leaving their home in the 7200-block of South Rockwell.

Police say both mother and child have brown eyes and black hair. According to authorities, Juanita Burks is 4 ft. 11 inches and 125 lbs., and Joshua Burks is 3 ft and 40 lbs.

The mother was last seen wearing blue jeans and an aqua blouse. The child, police say, was in a T-shirt and a diaper.

Anyone with information on their whereabouts is urged to call Chicago police.

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