Missing Charlottesville Child Located by Authorities in Illinois
Jerimary Chagala-Mil Placed Under Arrest and Charged by the FBI and
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - The City of Charlottesville Police Department is
pleased to announce that a missing Charlottesville twelve year old has
been safely located in Chicago, IL by federal and local authorities.
Lorena Sanchez-Toledo had been missing since April 15th after she
returned home from Buford Middle School. She is described to be in good
health. Jeremias Chagala-Mil, 31 years old of Swanson Drive in
Charlottesville is in custody facing local and federal charges. Chagali-Mil
and the 12 Year old were located based on leads generated by local and federal authorities.
"We are extremely pleased that we were able to resolve this case safely.
We are looking forward to returning Lorena to her parents and her school
where she belongs," said Chief Timothy Longo of the Charlottesville
Police. "This effort could not have been successful without the great
partnership with the FBI, other local authorities, Buford Middle School
and with the assistance and participation of the public."
As this is an ongoing investigation, the Charlottesville Police will continue
its practice of not commenting on specifics of the case or this arrest pending its resolution.