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Missing Person / #MP38594

Yingying -- Zhang, Female, Asian

Missing Age: 26
Current Age: 30
Case Number: MP38594
First Name: Yingying
Middle Name: --
Last Name: Zhang
Nickname / Alias: --
Gender: Female
Height (feet): 5
Height (inches): 8
Weight (lbs): 140
Race / Ethnicity: Asian
Date of Last Contact: 2017-06-09
Date Modified: 2020-09-08

Last Known Location

Location: Urbana, IL
County: Champaign County
Circumstances of Disappearance: On Friday, June 9, 2017, visiting scholar Yingying Zhang was reported missing.The video released Monday morning, from the B-4 parking garage on North Goodwin, shows Zhang standing on the east side of Goodwin as the vehicle pulls up beside her. She and the driver speak for some time before she enters the vehicle shortly after 2 p.m., which then continues north on Goodwin Avenue. University police said Zhang had just gotten off a public bus before the four-door hatchback approached her on the north end of the university campus. Zhang can be seen standing by a tree as a black Saturn Astra pulls up next to her. She had a brief conversation with the driver before entering the vehicle. The FBI says the vehicle appeared to be driven by a white male who circled the area before making contact with Zhang. Zhang is 5-foot-4 and weighs 110 pounds, according to the FBI. She was last seen wearing a charcoal-colored baseball cap, a pink and white top, jeans and white tennis shoes. She carried a black backpack.
Physical Description
Hair Color: Black
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Eye Color: Brown
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Clothing and Accessories
Clothing and Accessories Info: Surveillance video shows at the time, she was wearing a charcoal gray hat with a white logo on the front. She has shoulder length brown hair, glasses, and a white/pink flannel print long sleeve shirt, white under shirt, jeans, white shoes, and a navy backpack.
Style: Hatchback
Color: Black
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Comments: The vehicle is a black Saturn Astra 4-door hatchback.

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