A Statewide Silver alert has been declared for missing Merrillville girls.
Police are investigating the disappearance of Jessica Cruz, 11. Police say she’s a Hispanic female, 5 feet tall, 90 pounds, brown hair with brown eyes, last seen wearing a white shirt and white shorts. Sharai Correa, 7, is also missing. Correa is a Hispanic female, 4 feet 8 inches tall, 60 pounds, brown hair with brown eyes.