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Young Palestinian missing in Chicago

Young Palestinian missing in Chicago

Abdelhameed Kouk, an 18-year-old Palestinian male, has been reported missing in Chicago on Tuesday.

Kouk went to pick up  mattresses for delivery around 3 p.m. on Monday at the 4500 block of W. Gladys and never returned home, according to a Chicago Police’s missing persons alert.

Police also say his vehicle was found unoccupied Tuesday in an alley approximately 11 miles away on the 5900 block of N. Talman.

Kouk, described by police as a 5-foot-9, 200-pound male with black hair, brown eyes and olive complexion.

Anyone with information about Kouk’s whereabouts is asked to call the Area North Special Victims Unit at (312) 744-8261.

Missing Palestinian American found in Chicago

Missing Palestinian American found in Chicago

Arab Idol winner Mohammed Assaf set for US tour

Arab Idol winner Mohammed Assaf set for US tour