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Friday, November 12, 2010

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November 13, 2010

Earlier today Ashley Lynn Calvillo was located.  She is safe and in the care of her family.  

Los Angeles: The family of Ashley Lynn Calvillo and the Los Angeles Police Department are asking for the public’s help in locating Calvillo who has been missing since this morning.

On Friday, November 12, 2010, at about 7 a.m., Calvillo was last seen at her high school in Canoga Park.  Since then, she has not had any contact with her family.

Calvillo is believed to be with her 19-year-old boyfriend, Rudy Altamirano. Ashley’s parents feared that Altaminaro might have driven to Tijuana, Mexico with their daughter.  They are possibly in a 2001 White Ford Explorer, License Plate 4UUS599.

Calvillo is described as a female Hispanic, with black hair and brown eyes.  She stands about 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 164 pounds.  She was last seen wearing a black cardigan, blue jean shorts and black and white converse shoes.

Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Ashley is urged to call Mission Juvenile Unit at 818-838-9810.  During non-business hours or on weekends contact Mission Area Watch Commander at 818-838-9800. Calls can also be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7.  Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477).  Tipsters may also contact Crimestoppers 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.