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News Release

Thursday, February 8, 2001

Media Relations

Cancellation of Missing Juvenile Investigation


(Up-dated Information Regarding PR01055)

Los Angeles - On Monday, February 5, 2001, at 8:15 p.m., fifteen-year-old Paula Sewell was reported missing. Paula is a female Black, 5’06", 115 lbs, medium complexion, and medium build.

According to the minor’s mother, Betty Sewell, Sewell spent the night at her friend’s house on Tuesday, January 30, 2001. The minor was to return home on Wednesday, but has not been seen by her friends or her mother. It is believed that the minor came home on Wednesday and Thursday, while her mother was away, and took clothing and money.

Updated Information:

The previously reported Missing Juvenile returned home in good health.

This information was provided by Southwest Juvenile Officer Gloria Covington, 213-485-2585.

This Press Release was prepared by Officer Eduardo Funes, Media Relations Section, 213-485 3586.