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News Release

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Media Relations

$50,000 Reward Offered in Connection with Child Abduction of 2-Year-Old Edwin Vargas

What:
News Conference

When:
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
9 a.m.

Where:
Hollenbeck Community Police Station
2111 East First Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033

Who:
Councilmember Jose Huizar, Council District 14
LAPD Captain Martin Baeza, Commanding Officer, Hollenbeck Division
LAPD Hollenbeck Division Detectives
Family members of victim Edwin Vargas

Why:
To offer a $50,000 reward for information leading to the safe return of Edwin Vargas and the arrest and prosecution of Abraham Vargas, the suspect wanted in the abduction of Edwin Vargas.

LAPD’s Hollenbeck Detectives and Los Angeles City Councilmember  Jose Huizar will announce his sponsorship of a $50,000 reward for information leading to the safe return of Edwin Vargas and the arrest and prosecution of Abraham Vargas, suspect wanted in the abduction of Edwin Vargas.

Contact:
For additional information please contact LAPD Hollenbeck Detectives, Detective Victoria Mulder, at 323-342-8978 or  Lieutenant Anthony Zamora, at 323-342-8906.