35-Year-Old Missing Woman NR14097bb

March 5, 2014

City of Carson:   The family of Katherine Mangsat Thomas and the Los Angeles Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public’s help to locate Thomas, a resident of Los Angeles.

On February 14, 2014, around 12 a.m., Thomas was last seen in the 21000 block of Avalon Boulevard in the City of Carson, she was last heard from on the same day.  Thomas has not been seen or heard from since, her family is concerned.

Katherine Thomas is described as a 35-year-old Asian female with black hair, brown eyes, stands 5 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 140 pounds.  Katherine Thomas was last seen wearing a blue sweater and blue jeans.

Anyone with information on Katherine Mangsat Thomas’ whereabouts is asked to contact Detective Saiza of LAPD’s Missing Persons Unit 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 LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts