Pregnant N.J. Woman Vanishes Days Before Due Date

A pregnant New Jersey woman has disappeared days before she was expected to deliver her baby, her family told

Aileen Vasquez, 27, tucked her children, ages 5 and 9, into bed at their Jersey City home Tuesday night and told her mother she was heading out to a store. She left her ID and purse at home, reported.

Vasquez has not been seen since, police said.

Her packed bag, which she had prepared in anticipation of her hospital delivery, remains by the front door of the house, reported.

Vasquez's family said she had planned to visit her boyfriend, the father of her children, in Puerto Rico where he resides.

Anyone with information on Vasquez's whereabouts is asked to contact the Jersey City Police Department Missing Person's Unit at 201-547-5341.

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