13-Year-Old Boy Missing

August 14, 2007

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 13-year-old Fabian Rojas.

Fabian was last seen on August 14, 2007, at about 9:00 AM, at his residence at 1418 Pleasant Street in Boyle Heights. He left the house and has not been seen since.

The investigation reveals Fabian called his uncle at 9:00 AM, and stated that there were two men outside in front of his house. The uncle told him to lock the doors and windows and do not let anyone inside the house. He was concerned for Fabian’s safety and sent over his girlfriend to check on Fabian. The uncle’s girlfriend checked on Fabian at about 10:00 AM, and noticed the doors were unlocked, the windows open, and Fabian gone.

Officers from the Hollenbeck Station set up a command post, and began a to look for Fabian who may have been possibly kidnapped.

At about 2:00 PM, Fabian’s girlfriend called police and advised that Fabian had called her and said that he was on his way to the City of Bloomington in San Bernardino County to see her.

Fabian is 4 feet tall, weighs 75 pounds, and was wearing a white Hollenbeck Middle School shirt and light color shorts. He has brown hair and brown eyes.

A photo of Fabian is available by e-mail from Media Relations Section.

Anyone knowing of his whereabouts is asked to contact Hollenbeck Division at 323-266-5964. During off-hours or on weekends call the 24-hour toll free number at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).