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Teen with history of depression missing from Northwest Side

Rachel Arias missing since 9/20/12. Photo/Chicago Police Dept.

Rachel Arias, missing since 9/20/12. Photo/Chicago Police Dept.

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An alert has been issued for a missing Northwest Side Dunning neighborhood 17-year-old girl last seen on Thursday.

Rachel Arias is suffering from depression and may have driven to Wisconsin, an alert from Area North Special Victims Unit detectives said.

Arias is missing from the 4000 block of North Pioneer Avenue, the alert said. She is driving a white 2004 Kia Spectra with license plate P434026 and may have crossed the border into Wisconsin, the alert said.

Arias is 5-feet, 5-inches tall, 125 pounds, with black hair and hazel eyes, the alert said.

If anyone has information regarding her whereabouts they are asked to contact detectives, at (312) 744-8266.

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