Three youths reported missing in Hyde Park

By LINDSAY WELBERS
Staff Writer

Two students were reported missing by Chicago Police on Friday.

Naomi Knight, 18, was last seen on the 6100 block of South Woodlawn Avenue on Monday, June 10 at 7:15 a.m. She was last seen wearing a pink and white striped top, blue jeans, light brown Timberland boots and a ponytail.

She is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 136 pounds. She has brown eyes, light brown skin and black hair.

News Affairs said Knight frequents the areas around 46th Street and Drexel Avenue and 52nd Street and Dorchester Avenue.

Knight is a special needs student and has been diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder.

Austin Hudson-Lapore, 20, was last seen on the 5300 block of South Kimbark Avenue on Wednesday June 12 at 12:30 p.m.

The University of Chicago student is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs 110 pounds. He has blonde hair, blue eyes and a fair complexion.
Hudson-Lapore was last seen wearing black gym shoes, blue jeans and a shirt. He has been known to frequent the lakefront area.

The disappearance of these two students comes shortly after the disappearance of Tinina Burns, a 15-year-old girl who disappeared from the 5500 block of South Everett Avenue on May 19 at 2 p.m.

She is described as 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing 110 pounds.

News Affairs said she has brown eyes, brown hair and light skin with freckles. She was last seen wearing blue jeans and a black T-shirt.

She may be in the area between 8300 S. Baltimore and 8100 S. Muskegon.

Anybody with information regarding any of the missing students are asked to contact the Chicago Police Department Area Central Detective Division at 312-747-8380.