Police say missing UIC student safe, was never missing
CHICAGO — A University of Illinois at Chicago student who was reported missing by her family was actually never missing.
Chicago police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said Shalyha Ahmad, 18, stopped into a Chicago police district to say she was safe.
Ahmad’s family held a news conference Wednesday and said she had been missing since Dec. 14.
Chicago police said their missing persons case on Ahmad will be closed.