Mid-city woman reported missing by son

Carenthia Henry, 32
Carenthia Henry, 32

New Orleans, La. - Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating a 32-year-old woman last seen by her son leaving their home on January 3rd.  The son of Carenthia Henry says he last saw his mom around 10 AM last Thursday leaving their home in the 2900 block of Palmyra Street .

Henry told her son that she was going to the store at South Broad and Palmyra Streets and would be right back.  Henry has not been seen nor heard from since.

Henry is described as an African-American woman, approximately 5'6" tall, 156 pounds and was last seen wearing a red jacket and blue jeans.  Burn marks can be seen on Henry's face when she is not wearing make-up.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Carenthia Henry is asked to call 821-2222 or the Seventh District Investigative Unit at 658-6077.