US police issue alert after Sinead O’Connor goes missing
THE singer Sinead O'Connor has reportedly gone missing, and police in the US have reason to believe she's at risk of suicide.
SINEAD HAS SINCE BEEN FOUND SAFE AND WELL. Fully story here.
The US website TMZ is reporting that she went on a bicycle ride around 1pm local time in Chicago yesterday, and has not been seen since.
It is understood she went cycling in the suburb of Wilmette.
TMZ reports that police have sent out an alert for the singer, classifying her as 'missing suicidal'.
She was last seen on a Raleigh motorised bicycle with a pink basket. She was said to be wearing a black parka, black leather pants and a sweatshirt with "Ireland" on the back.
"O’Connor reportedly left the Wilmette area for a bicycle ride yesterday at 6:00 AM and has not returned," the local police department said in a statement.
"The Wilmette police is seeking to check the well-being of Sinead O’Connor.
"O’Connor reportedly left the Wilmette area for a bicycle ride yesterday at 6:00 AM and has not returned. A caller expressed concern for her well-being and no other information is available at this time."
The police said that they did not know the singer's connection with Wilmette.
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