A Minnesota BCA crime alert has been issued in connection with a woman who went missing from St. Louis County in February.
Police in Eveleth, Minn. are looking for information related to the whereabouts of Tori Jean Grace Bess, 36, a white female, 5'10", 150 pounds with green eyes. Bess was staying with an individual in Eveleth, but left without warning and without her belongings in mid-February 2013. Two days later, the homeowner said the front door was open and her belongings had been removed.
Bess has a history of a "transient lifestyle," according to police. She arrived on the Iron Range in December 2012 and stayed in the area until leaving in February. She had recently expressed a desire to return to a warmer climate and has a history of previous addresses in California, Oregon and Arizona.
Bess had medical issues and authorities are concerned for her safety. Anyone who has had contact with Bess or has information regarding her whereabouts is urged to call the Eveleth Police Department at 218-744-7560.