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News Release

Monday, February 27, 2012

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Missing Woman Possibly Seen in Hollywood Area NR12097kr

March 15, 2012
Earlier today, Satara Stratton was located at a local hospital in the Los Angeles Area in good condition.

February 28, 2012

Detectives have provided photos of Paul Constantinescu. 46-year-old man for this missing person case. Detectives believe that Statton may be in the company of Constantinescu.

Los Angeles:
  The family of Satara Stratton, the Los Angeles Police Department, and the Culver City Police Department, is asking for the public’s help in locating Stratton.

Stratton came to Los Angeles in June of 2011 from Tennessee.  On October 25, 2011, her mother contacted the Culver City Police Department and reported her daughter missing when she had not heard from Stratton and was unable to contact her.

Stratton’s family is very concerned about her unexplained disappearance.  She does suffer from a serious medical condition and is in need of medical care.  Recently law enforcement officials learned that Stratton may be frequenting the area around the 6500 Block of Santa Monica Boulevard and along the Hollywood Boulevard corridor, in Hollywood.

Stratton is a 24-year-old female White, blond hair, blue eyes, 5 feet 3 inches tall, weighs about 90 pounds, and has a slim build with a light complexion.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Stratton please contact the Culver City Police Department, at 310.837.1221, Reference, Culver City Police Report No. 11-39182.  

Additional information may be obtained through the Los Angeles Police Department, Adult Missing Persons Unit, Detective Carmine Sasso at 213-996-1800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247).  Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone.  All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.”  Tipsters may also go to, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.