Woman, 21, missing 13 days after North Side lakefront jog

BySun-Times Media Wire
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Jessica Suarez.

CHICAGO -- Police are searching for a 21-year-old woman last seen Thursday February 25 in the West Ridge neighborhood on the North Side.

Jessica Suarez was last seen leaving her home in the 6100 block of North Talman Avenue and getting into her light blue 2000 Honda Civic about 6 a.m. that day, according to a missing person alert from Chicago police.

Her car, with license plate E277935, was found unoccupied and parked at 5100 N. Simmons Dr. on the lakefront the next day, near Foster Avenue Beach, police said.

Suarez is described as a 5'5", 160-pound Hispanic woman with black hair, brown eyes and olive complexion, police said. She was last seen wearing a dark knit hat, white scarf and brown cloth coat.

Her family said police showed them surveillance video of her jogging on the lakefront the morning she vanished.

Anyone with information should call Area North Special Victims Unit at (312) 744-8261.

(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire - Copyright Chicago Sun-Times 2016.) WLS-TV contributed to this report.