UPDATE: "FOUND SAFE" - Silver Alert has been cancelled as of Saturday, July 31, 2021
Merrillville, IN (July 30, 2021) - The Merrillville Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Jessica Cruz, an 11 year old Hispanic female, 5 feet tall, 90 pounds, brown hair with brown eyes, last seen wearing a white shirt and white shorts, and Sharai Correa, a 7 year old Hispanic female, 4 feet 8 inches tall, 60 pounds, brown hair with brown eyes.
They were last seen with Maria Correa-Cruz, a 49 year old Hispanic female, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 191 pounds, brown and gray hair with brown eyes, and Driving a red 2000 Chevrolet Suburban with Illinois license plate E705992.
Jessica and Sharai are missing from Merrillville, Indiana which is 142 miles northwest of Indianapolis and were last seen on Friday, July 30, 2021, at 12:45 PM. They are believed to be in extreme danger.
If you have any information on Jessica Cruz or Sharai Correa, contact the Merrillville Police Department at 219-660-0028 or 911.