On October 21st around 5pm, 26-year-old Tessa Mae Van Pelt left her group home in the 300 block of West Thompson Place to an unknown destination. Tessa suffers an intellectual disability and has been diagnosed with psychological disorders, which require medication.
Around Midnight on the same day, Tessa was located by officers after she called 911 from a nearby pay phone. She was unharmed. Tessa was returned to her home.