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News Release

Monday, June 11, 2018

Media Relations

Critical Missing 18-Year-Old Male NR18161dm

Panorama City: The family of Miguel Angel Quintero and detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Mission Area are asking for the public's help in locating him.

Miguel was last seen on June 8, 2018, around 12:30 p.m., near the intersection of San Fernando Road and Olive Street in the City of Burbank. At some time between 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m., Miguel returned to his home in the 8600 block of Willis Avenue in Panorama City. He was upset from an incident that occurred earlier in the day. He changed his clothes and left a note stating he was going to go to the mountains and kill himself. Miguel's family is concerned that he hasn't been located.

Miguel is described as an 18-year-old male Hispanic with black hair, brown eyes, thin build and medium complexion. He stands 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs approximately 127 pounds. Miguel's family stated he could possibly be around Veteran's Park in Sylmar, and may be wearing a yellow hooded jacket with "Polo Cross Country" or "Pokeman" on it.

Miguel Angel Quintero

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Miguel Angel Quintero, please contact Mission Area Detectives at(818) 838-9810 or (818) 838-9800. 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 the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to Tipsters may also visit, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.