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$28.5K Reward Offered for Information on Missing Mail Carrier

Kierra Coles, who is three months pregnant, disappeared from her South Side Chicago home on Oct. 2, according to authorities

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    Search Continues For Missing Pregnant Postal Worker

    NBC 5's Natalie Martinez has the latest on a case involving Kierra Coles, who is three months pregnant and disappeared from her South Side Chicago home on Oct. 2, according to authorities. 

     

    (Published Monday, Oct. 15, 2018)

    More than $28,000 in reward money is being offered for information about a pregnant letter carrier who has been missing for two weeks from the South Chicago neighborhood on the South Side.

    Kierra Coles, 27, who is three-months pregnant, was last seen Oct. 2 leaving her apartment at 82nd Street and Coles Avenue, according to Chicago police and the National Association of Letter Carriers.

    She was described as a 5-foot-4, 125-pound black woman with brown eyes, black hair and a medium brown complexion, police said. She has a tattoo of a heart on her right hand and one that reads “Lucky Libra” on her back.

    The U.S. Postal Inspection Service said Coles works as a letter carrier and is offering a $25,000 reward for information about her whereabouts.

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    According to authorities, surveillance video shows missing postal worker Kierra Coles walking near her South Side home on Oct. 2. Just hours later, she was reported missing by her family, and they have not heard from her since. 

     

    (Published Monday, Oct. 15, 2018)

    Community activist Andrew Holmes said he was also offering a $1,000 reward and the National Association of Letter Carriers was offering a $2,500 reward.

    Anyone with information about her was asked to call the Area South Special Victims Unit at (312) 747-8274 or the U.S. Postal Inspection Service at (877) 876-2455.

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