FBI joins the search for Damari Perry, 6, from North Chicago, who is missing under “unusual circumstances”
NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. (WLS) – The FBI has joined an interdepartmental search for a 6-year-old boy from north Chicago allegedly missing under “unusual circumstances.”
Damari Perry was reported missing just before 5 p.m. on Wednesday January 5, but was last seen on Tuesday January 4 between 5 and 6 p.m.
Damari is described as a black boy, 1.80 m tall and 40 kg, with brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, camouflage pants, and black sneakers.
North Chicago Police say Damari and his 16-year-old sister were allegedly held at a party by a black woman known only as “Monique” and a black man known as “Wacko” or “Chaos” Driven area of Skokie.
According to police, Monique is said to have driven a black four-door Nissan sedan with a dent on the passenger door and tinted windshields. Perry’s sister described the apartment building where the party was held as possibly a three-story yellow building with an exposed staircase, according to North Chicago Police.
Perry’s sister told police she had several drinks at the party and then fell asleep. She said she woke up about two hours later and found Damari and “Wacko” were gone. She was allegedly driven back to north Chicago by Monique, police said.
Police described Monique as a black woman, around 20 years old, around 5 feet 5 inches tall, and with a 6 year old son named Tatum.
“Wacko” is described as a black male, around 22 years old with a dark complexion, thin physique and short pigtails or dreadlocks. Police said he had a tattoo in italics over one of his eyebrows.
The North Chicago Police Department is conducting the investigation, with the police assisted by Skokie. The FBI confirmed on Friday that it is now also involved in the investigation
If you have information, you can contact the North Chicago Police Department at 847-596-8740. You can also contact the 24-hour Skokie Crime Tips line at 847-933-8477.
You can send a tip to the Skokie Police Department 24/7 by sending “Skokie” and your tip to 226787.
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