Reward offered to find missing American Fork woman, foul play not ruled out

Jerika Binks (Photo: Marie Alvey Caras)

(KUTV) - A $5000 cash reward is being offered for information leading to the whereabouts of 24-year-old Jerika Binks, who has been missing since Sunday, February 18.

The family of Jerika Alvey Binks, along with Fast Gas Convenience Stores is offering the cash for her whereabouts or for information that leads to an arrest and conviction of anyone who may have been involved in her disappearance.

Binks' family and several volunteers searched areas around American Fork that Jerika was known to frequent.

Police have not ruled out foul play.

Members of the Utah County Sheriff's Office Search & Rescue team also spent last week using air assets and ground crews, including K-9, searching those areas as well.

Anyone with information is asked to call Det. Pratt with the Utah County Sheriff’s Office at 801-851-4013, or Utah Valley Dispatch at 801-794-3970.

Jerika was last seen at a residential treatment facility in American Fork around 9 a.m.

She told roommates she was going running and never returned.

Everything but her cell phone was left behind.

Binks is 5'4" tall, weighing 120 pounds and has brown hair and brown eyes.

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