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News Release

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

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19-Year-Old Missing for Days, Public's Help Needed

Los Angeles:  The family of Jenny Dorfman and the Los Angeles Police Department are asking for the public’s help in locating her.

Jenny was last seen on April 11, 2009 at approximately 3:45 p.m. at her friend’s house in the 18500 block of Prairie Street, Northridge (LAPD Devonshire Area).  Jenny left with an unknown male whom she had recently met online.  The Dorfman Family is extremely concerned for Jenny’s welfare as she has a medical condition that requires medication.  

Jenny is a 19-year-old, White woman, 5’02”, 118 lbs, with blonde hair and blue eyes.  She has a tattoo of a heart on the back of her neck.  She also wears braces on both upper and lower teeth, and wears a diabetic medical alert bracelet.   Jenny did not take her identification or any of her medication with her.  

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Jenny Dorfman,  please contact LAPD’s Missing Person’s Unit at (213) 485-5381.  During off-hours, calls may be directed to a 24-hour, toll-free number at 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (527-3247).  Callers may also text “Crimes” with a cell phone or log on to www.lapdonline.org and click on Web tips. When using a cell phone, all messages should begin with “LAPD.”  Tipsters may remain anonymous.

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