15-year-old boy missing from Brighton Park

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Eduardo Venegas | Chicago Police Department

Chicago Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a 15-year-old boy who went missing Wednesday from the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

Eduardo Venegas, who goes by Lalo, was last seen Sept. 9 in the 3000 block of West 40th Street, according to an alert from Chicago Police.

He is described as a 5-foot-6, 160-pound Hispanic boy with black hair, brown eyes and a medium complexion.

He was last seen wearing a black T-shirt, black shorts and black Nike gym shoes with blue and orange multi-colored soles. Both of his ears are pierced, according to the alert.

Venegas is known to frequent the areas from 39th to 45th Streets from California to Kedzie Avenues, as well as Archer Avenue in Chicago.

Anyone with information is asked to call Area Central Detectives at (312) 747-8380.

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