12-year-old missing Fernwood girl found safe

SHARE 12-year-old missing Fernwood girl found safe

Lashaiyah Williams | Chicago Police

A 12-year-old girl who was reported missing Sunday afternoon from the Fernwood neighborhood on the Far South Side has been found safe. 

Lashaiyah Williams had last been seen Saturday in the 10200 block of South LaSalle Street, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.

Police said Tuesday afternoon that Williams had been found safe, and was reunited with her family.

The Latest
Police found the man with a gunshot wound to the head in the 1400 block of West 49th Street, police said.
The two men were shot Saturday in the 7100 block of South Peoria Street, police said.
The man, who apparently took his own life inside the building in the 4100 block of West Chicago Avenue had been the subject of more than 40 calls for service since January 2022, a police department source told the Sun-Times.
One-point home loss Friday doesn’t diminish team’s confidence heading into matchup in New York
John D. Murphy, a former Augustinian priest, isn’t on any public list of abusers. The attorney general’s investigation didn’t name him. The Archdiocese of Chicago settled claims over Murphy but doesn’t include him on its list. And his Catholic religious order hasn’t named abusers — but said Saturday it hopes to “in the near future.”