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News Release

Wednesday, May 17, 2006

Media Relations

Family in Search of Woman Who Has Been Missing Since 2005

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating Juana Inez Vasquez.

Ms. Vasquez was last seen on September 19, 2005, in the 3600 block of Grand Avenue in Los Angeles. She is described as a 36-year-old female Hispanic, with brown hair and brown eyes. She stands 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs 170 pounds.

Detectives investigating Ms. Vasquez's disappearance have interviewed a variety of individuals and have resolved that she may have left the state voluntarily.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Juana Inez Vasquez, is asked to call Detective Anna Mullins, LAPD Missing Persons Unit, at 213-485-5381. On weekends or during off-hours the public may contact the toll free-24 hours tip line at 1-877-LAW FULL (1-877-529-3855).