Runaway Brothers from Winnetka NR16244ml

August 9, 2016

Winnetka: The family of Mason
Mayes and Sebastian Merino and the Los Angeles Police Department’s
Devonshire Division are requesting for the public’s help in
locating them.

Mayes and Merino were last seen when they went to sleep on August
6, 2016, around 12:00 a.m., in the 19900 block of Roscoe Boulevard
in the City of Winnetka. On August 6, 2016 around 8 a.m. the two
brothers were gone from their home.

Mayes is described as a 14-year-old male, Hispanic, with brown hair
and brown eyes. He stands at 5 feet 1 inch tall and weighs
approximately 145 pounds.

Merino is described as a 9-year old male, Hispanic, with black
hair, and brown eyes. He stands at 4 feet 2 inches tall and weighs
approximately 65 pounds.

Sebastian Merino- 9-years old Mason Mayes- 14 years old

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Sebastian Merino and
Mason Mayes is asked to contact Devonshire Division at
818-832-0633. 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
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.