Updated Thursday, May 21, 4:20 p.m. EDT: Clark Atlanta University student Alexis Jones-Rhodes, who had been missing since Monday, has been found safe in Illinois, WBS-TV reports.
Authorities say that there was no foul play involved in her sudden disapperance, which occurred while the 22-year-old was supposed to be on her way to her graduation.
A Clark Atlanta University student was supposed to be going to her graduation on Monday, but the 22-year-old never showed up. Now her family is making a public plea for her safe return home, WSB-TV reports.
Alexis Jones-Rhodes, who goes by “A.J.,” left home early Monday morning with a cap and gown and was reportedly heading to her graduation from Clark Atlanta. Her family later learned that she didn’t check in.
A university representative said that Jones-Rhodes’ name was not on the official commencement list and there was no record of her having paid fees for a cap and gown.
Source: The Root | BREANNA EDWARDS