ST. PETERS, Mo. (KMOX) – Police are now asking for the public’s help to find a developmentally disabled 21-year-old woman who was last seen on January 31st.
Officials say that’s the day that Cara Ascencio left home after getting into an argument with a family member.
Nobody’s heard from her since.
Cara has a brain injury and other mental health issues which have left her with the mental capacity of a 12-year-old.
She has no cell phone nor access to any money or credit cards.
Cara Ascencio is 5’6″, weighs 185 lbs. and was last seen wearing a bright pink parka, blue jeans and knee-high black boots.
She may be carrying a white purse.
Anyone with information on her whereabouts should contact St. Peters police at (636) 278-2222.