Video of Chicago teen Kenneka Jenkins walking into freezer 'doesn't exist'

Hotel reveals why there's no video of teen entering freezer where her body was found

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"Despite request for all evidence, we have only been provided snippets of video, none of which shows Kenneka Jenkins walking into a freezer", the statement reads.

Now, a weird trend is emerging in the wake of her death, as reported by the International Business Times.

According to CBS News, a spokesperson for the suburban IL hotel said there is no video camera trained on the freezer in the hotel kitchen.

Jenkins left her home near the United Center at 11:30 p.m. on September 8 to go to a party in a room of the Crowne Plaza Hotel, according to Rosemont Police. She filled out a police report and Jenkins' sister reported her missing.

Police have released video surveillance footage of Jenkins walking in the hotel's kitchen, but officials say there were no cameras focused on the freezer. Her body was found about 24 hours later, and police have told family members it appears Jenkins inadvertently caused her own death by getting trapped inside.

Shortly after, the announcement of her death, hashtags such as #JusticeforKenneka and #KennekaJenkins began to appear on Instagram and Twitter, claiming the police did not act fast enough.

"There are literally dozens of conspiracy theories that have been offered and countless people who are attempting to play detective and solve the case as to what happened over there", said Gary Mack, a spokesman for the Village of Rosemont.

People have been tweeting impersonations of her looks and accent, and recreating the hotel video as much as possible, calling it the "Irene Challenge".

The investigation is ongoing and Rosemont police have said it is a top priority.

The information came as attorneys for Jenkins' survivors toured the hotel Tuesday. "Please, please, please, I beg you, let me know something".

On Tuesday, friends and family of the deceased held another demonstration at the convention center. The memorial was later turned into a protest march led by Martin and 100 community members who were dissatisfied with the hotel videos released.

Attorneys for Jenkins' mother and attorneys for the Crowne Plaza have been in contact in recent days, Harston said.

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