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News Release

Tuesday, October 1, 2002

Media Relations

Two Girls Missing from Foster Home

 

Los Angeles: On Monday, September 30, 2002, at approximately 6:40 a.m., 14 year-old Stephanie Nelson and her seven year-old sister, Trinity Iverson, were reported missing from their foster home in Southwest Area. Stephanie is 5’ 7", 135 lbs., medium build with brown eyes. Trinity is 4’ 9", 58 lbs., thin build also with brown eyes.

The two girls were last seen in their home on the same day at approximately 2:00 a.m. They apparently left the home and have not returned.

Preliminary investigation revealed the missing girls are possibly with their biological mother Tina Bryant. Bryant also resides in Southwest Area and is known to drive a white Cadillac with California plate of 4TGP960. Anyone interested in viewing pictures of the two girls are advised to call Media Relations Section.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of the girls or their mother is asked to call the Southwest Area Watch Commander at 213-485-2582. On weekends or during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at the Detective Information Desk, 1-877-LAWFULL, 1-877-529-3855.

This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Jason Lee, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.