Woman, 52, reported missing from Lawndale for over a week

Chicago police are asking for the public's help in locating a woman who was reported missing from the Lawndale neighborhood.

Octavia Linton, 53, was last seen Aug. 1 near the corner of Douglas Boulevard and Ridgeway Avenue, according to a CPD missing person alert.

Linton is 5-foot-2, 180 pounds.

She was last seen carrying a blue gym bag and wearing an orange t-shirt with blue jeans.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact Area Four detectives at (312) 746-8251.

Octavia Linton | Chicago police