Above Images: O'Grady, circa 2006
Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Missing Since: May 10, 2006 from Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska
Classification: Endangered Missing
Weight: 135 lbs.
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Distinguishing Characteristics: Tattoo of palm tree on lower back.
Clothing: Pink shirt of palm tree on front side, blue jeans, flip flops.
Case Number: B01548
Details of Disappearance
On August 7, 2006 Christopher Edwards, Jessica's boyfriend, was accused of her death.
Prosecutors have said O'Grady's blood was found on two swords recovered from Edwards' residence as well as on a headboard,
mattress, comforter and the ceiling of Edwards' bedroom.
Christopher Edwards was prosecuted and successfully convicted for this criminal offense.
Edwards was convicted of Murder 2nd Degree and Use of a Weapon to Commit a Felony on June 2007, without the presence of a body.
O'Grady was never found.
There have been ubsubstantiated rumors that O'Grady may have been pregnant, but no proof either way has been offered.
Jessica made a call from her cell phone just before midnight May 10, 2006 saying she was headed to the 120th and Blondo streets
Jessica had a grey, 2001, Hyudai Accent, 4 Door, which was recovered in Omaha, NE on 16 May 06.
The vehicle was found abandoned near Jessica's place of employment.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Douglas County Sheriff's Department
Someone is Missing
Sioux City Journal