TROY (WWJ) – A Troy mom is worried for the safety of her 21-year-old daughter missing since Saturday.
Jessica Leigh left home with a friend on Friday night and told her mom she’d be home later that evening but has not returned as of Wednesday evening.READ MORE: General Counsel For Michigan Redistricting Commission To Resign
Karen Black, the mother of Jessica, filed a missing person’s report. Her mom is concerned because the last communication she received from her daughter was a text message sent at 2:40 a.m. Saturday that said; “Jordan’s dad is cussing him out, this is awkward.”
Her mom did not see the message until the next morning and by then Jessica’s phone was off.READ MORE: Detroit Police Search For 2 Carjacking Suspects
Her mom believes Jessica was in Hazel Park at her friend’s house and according to a Facebook post by Black the friend said Jessica wanted to be dropped off the next morning in the area of 7 Mile and John R.
Hazel Park police are handling the case with assistance from Troy and Detroit police. Search parties were looking in the area of 8 Mile and Dequindre on Detroit’s eastside.MORE NEWS: Michigan Reports 26,309 New COVID-19 Cases, 173 Deaths