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News Release

Monday, June 12, 2017

Media Relations

Missing 13-Year-Old Female NR17178dm

Van Nuys: The family of Jessica Beltran and the Los Angeles Police Department's Van Nuys Division are asking for the public's help in locating her.

On June 11, 2017, around 1:30 p.m., Jessica was at her home in the 14200 block of Sylvan Street in the city of Van Nuys. Later that afternoon, she left her home and did not return. Jessica has been in contact with a male, approximately 25-years-old, from the San Diego area. Detectives believe Jessica may be with that male.

Jessica is described as a 13-year-old female Hispanic with brown hair and black eyes. She stands 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs approximately 170 pounds. Jessica was last seen wearing a blue shirt, black pants and blue "Converse" shoes.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Jessica Beltran,
please contact Van Nuys Detective D. Vanroy at (818) 374-0040. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to Tipsters may also visit, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.