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News Release

Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Media Relations

Child Abduction Regional Emergency Alert Issued

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department is asking for the publics help in locating a 4-month old baby girl.

On October 23, 2007, at around 12:00 noon, the child was in the custody of the foster parent, the child is a ward of the state. During a supervised visit, the biological mother, Elise Bennett abducted the child.

Elise Bennett is 32 years of age, 5’9”, and weighs 120 pounds.

The child, Pilar Bennett has black hair, brown eyes, and weighs 30 pounds.

Bennett is believed to be driving a gray or silver, Honda Accord.

Detectives from the Southeast Area Community Police Station want to locate Bennett and the child. Anyone with information on their whereabouts is asked to contact the Southeast Area Watch Commander at 213-972-7942.