Police: Missing woman last seen at City Hall

Denise Essex | Chicago Police

CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) - Police are searching for a missing 57-year-old woman who was last seen five days ago near City Hall in the Loop.

Denise Essex, who suffers from severe depression, was last seen at 1 p.m. Monday at City Hall near Washington and LaSalle Streets, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.

She is described as a 4-foot-3, 105-pound black woman with a medium complexion, brown eyes and black hair, police said.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts should call the Area North Special Victims Unit at (312) 744-8266.