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Eva Pillado

Eva Pillado

Missing Palos Park college student found safe

Palos Park police officers Ross Chibe and Dan Nesis were able to locate missing college student Eva Pillado just a few hours after her family reported her missing at 1 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Pillado, 20, was reported missing by her family in Palos Park when she did not return home from classes at Loyola University in Chicago. Pillado regularly commutes from Palos Park to Loyola for classes.

She had last been seen by her family about 11 a.m. Monday in the 9200 block of 121st Street when she left for school.

Police said her cell phone had been turned off at 11 p.m. Monday.

Chibe and Nesis worked with the Loyola University Police Department, the Chicago Police Department and the CPD Crime Prevention Information Center to first locate her car in Chicago and then to find her safe.

No other information was available.

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