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Tuesday, February 21, 2012

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Missing Woman Just Arrived from Florida NR12090kr

February 21, 2012

On February 21, 2012, in the afternoon hours, Jessica Barbour was located in West Los Angeles and is in the process of being united with her caretakers.

Los Angeles:
  The family of Jessica Barbour and the Los Angeles Police Department are asking for the public’s help in locating Barbour who arrived in Los Angeles late Sunday night.

On February 19, 2012, at around 10 p.m., Barbour arrived on an airplane at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) from Florida.  She had arrangements to meet with a driver after arriving at the airport, who would take her to a treatment center in Pasadena.  Barbour never met with the driver and has not been seen since landing at LAX.  She is not familiar with the Los Angeles area and her family is concerned for her safety.

Barbour is a 33-year-old female White, brown hair, brown eyes, 5 feet 10 inches tall, and weighs 105 pounds.  She was wearing a pink shirt with brown stripes, pink jeans and brown high heels. Barbour may be in need of medical care for a medical condition.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Barbour is asked to call the Los Angeles Police Department, Missing Persons Unit, Detective Kristin Merrill at 213-996-1800.  During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247).  Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers 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.