Missing Person East Chicago Alicia Casares
Alicia Casares, 15, was reported missing from her home on the 600 block of 151st Street in East Chicago, Ind. on Sunday, December 17, 2017. Her mom, Patty, reached out to social media to help locate her teen daughter. Then on Thursday afternoon , December 21, Alicia was found in her home, according to the Lake County Coroner’s Office.
East Chicago police said they were dispatched about 2:40 p.m. to the home, where they were met with a family member, who said they found Alicia unresponsive in an upstairs bedroom. There was no explanation how she got home or when she got home. There are social media rumors that she was found deceased in
Police said they could not confirm an official cause of death Thursday night, adding that they are considering this a death investigation.
Although, a cause of her death has not been released, many are wondering why she was reported missing and then reappeared in her home. This story will be updated as more information comes in.
We know that Alicia left without her medication and it us unknown if that had anything to do with her death.
Anyone with information was asked to call Detective Miguel Pena at (219) 660-0000.