Today, Victoria Lavender was located safe and in good condition. She is returning home to her child.
Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department Missing Persons Unit is asking the public’s help in locating Victoria Lavender.
Victoria Lavender was last seen on April 16, 2010, at around 6:30 p.m., near the 1000 Block of West 51st Place in the city of Los Angeles. Lavender has a 4 month old child and family that she has not seen since she went missing; it is unlike her to be away from her child.
Lavender is described as a female, Black with black hair and brown eyes. She stands 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 160 pounds. She was last seen wearing a green tank top, blue jeans, green and pink Nike shoes.
Anyone with information is asked to call Missing Persons Unit, Detective Merrill at 213-996-1800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 877-LAPD-24-7. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crimestoppers 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 LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.