17-Year Old Girl Needing Medication Missing

May 5, 2002


Press Conference
Harbor Area Community Police Station
2172 John S. Gibson Boulevard, San Pedro
June 5, 2002
1:30 p.m.
San Pedro: Seventeen year old Sara Gephart, was last seen in the area of 1545 Crestridge Road in the City of Rancho PalosVerdes, on May 28, 2002, at approximately 7:00 p.m., at a church with friends. She was reported missing by her parents on May 29, 2002, at 1:00 a.m. She and her family reside in the San Pedro area. She is described as female White, 5’05", 120 lbs., blonde hair, blue eyes, with a small build and fair complexion. She was last seen wearing black pants, black hooded sweatshirt, black shoes and carrying a black "MUDD" handbag. Sara is considered an at risk missing juvenile due to her medical condition which requires her to take medication.
Sara’s family members will be present during the press conference and a photograph of Sara will be available for the media.
Anyone with information regarding her disappearance is requested to contact Harbor Area Community Police Station at 310-548-7604, 24 hours a day.
This media advisory was prepared by Public Information Officer Jason Lee, Media Relations Section, 213-485-3586.