Family members are desperate to find an Illinois mother of 6 and Iraq War veteran who has been missing for more than a week.
Brenda Jackson, 31, was last seen on Jan. 3 at her home after she was dropped off by a relative, the Park Forest Police Department said.This just is not like her because her kids meant everything to her,” said Maria Gonzalez. “By now we would’ve heard something from her.”
Gonzalez says she does not believe her daughter Brenda Jackson just ran away.olice in Park Forest say Jackson’s purse was still in the home, but that it was missing one piece of identification.Her cell phone has been off since she disappeared on January 3.
Gonzalez says her daughter and her husband have had some issues in their two-and-a-half year marriage.
“And they were trying to work the marriage out,” she said. “That’s what she had told me.”
Jackson is described as approximately 5-foot tall, weighing 125 pounds, according to investigators. She has star tattoos on both sides of her neck, as well as a heart tattoo on her ring finger and a tattoo that reads “Michael” on her left inner wrist. Jackson also has a scar on her upper chest.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Park Forest Police Department Investigations Division at (708) 748-1309.
Source: Chicago CBS