Indiana Silver Alert canceled for 2 missing girls in 'extreme danger,' police say

ByABC7 Chicago Digital Team WLS logo
Saturday, July 31, 2021

MERRILLVILLE, Ind. (WLS) -- A Silver Alert has been canceled in Indiana for two young girls believed to be in "extreme danger," according to Indiana State Police.

The Merrillville Police Department is investigating the disappearance of 11-year-old Jessica Cruz and 7-year-old Sharai Correa.

The girls were last seen with 49-year-old Maria Correa-Cruz just before 1 p.m. Friday in Merrillville, Indiana, which is 142 miles northwest of Indianapolis, police said. A Silver Alert was issued Friday night.

The alert was canceled about 3 a.m. Saturday.

Police did not provide any further information about the incident.