Woman, 75, missing from South Chicago neighborhood

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SHARE Woman, 75, missing from South Chicago neighborhood

Police are asking help in finding an elderly woman reported missing Wednesday from the South Chicago neighborhood.

Elnora Henderson, 75, was last seen near the 8000 block of South Escanaba, and may be confused, Area Central detectives said in a missing person alert.

Henderson is described as a 5-foot-6, 275-pound black woman with brown eyes, gray hair and medium complexion, police said.

She was last seen wearing a red Bulls cap, maroon coat and green checkered pants.

Anyone with information should call Area Central detectives at (312) 747-8380.

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