CHICAGO (STMW) — A woman with a history of epileptic seizures has been reported missing from her Southeast Side home.

Janice Jackson, 66, was last seen on Wednesday at her home in the 7900 block of South Essex Avenue, according to a missing persons alert from Calumet Area Special Victims Unit detectives.

Jackson walks with a crutch and has a significant limp with her right leg. She also has been known to have epileptic seizures, the release said. 

She is 5-foot-4, 150 pounds with brown eyes and has light brown hair with microbraids. Jackson is black and has a medium complexion.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at (312) 747-8274.

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