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Wednesday, January 23, 2013

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49-year-old Woman Missing for More Than Six Days NR13026SF

Los Angeles:   The family of Marta Michel and the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) requests the public’s help to locate her.

Ms. Marta Michel, was last seen on Saturday, January 19, 2013, around 5:00 pm, at her residence in the 2800 block of Maple Street, Los Angeles.  Ms. Michel is described as a 49-year-old female Hispanic with black hair and dark brown eyes.  She stands 4’11”tall and weighs about 160 pounds.  She was last seen wearing a gray and white horizontal striped skirt and a gray blouse.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Marta Michel, please contact Detective Lydia Saiza, LAPD Missing Persons Unit 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 www.LAPDOnline.org, click on “webtips” and follow the prompts.