Yesenia Castro Missing Since Monday from Chicago’s Jefferson Park Neighborhood

Chicago Police are searching for a 15-year-old girl who has been missing since Monday from Chicago’s Northwest Side neighborhood Jefferson Park.

Yesenia Castro was last seen leaving her home near Laramie Avenue and Foster Avenue about midnight on Monday. Yesenia Castro could be with a boyfriend in the 5300 block of West Deming Place.

According to Chicago police, Yesenia Castro was last seen wearing black leggings and a pink Old Navy shirt.


Yesenia Castro (missing).

She is described as a female/Hispanic girl, 15-years-old, 5’0″ 105 LBS, with a light complexion, brown hair and brown eyes.

Jefferson Park is a major Chicago transportation hubs, earning the neighborhood the nickname as “The Gateway to Chicago”.

Jefferson Park is serviced by the Blue Line’s Jefferson Park station, located on its southeastern edge next to the Kennedy Expressway at the intersection of Milwaukee and Avondale. The Blue Line Jefferson Park station is attached to a stop along the Union Pacific/Northwest (UP-NW) commuter rail line provided by Metra, which also passes through Arlington Heights and the northwest suburbs.

Citizens with information about the missing person case of Yesenia Castro are urged to contact the Detective North Special Victims Unit at 312-744-8266.



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