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Friday, December 30, 2016

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San Luis Obispo: Ms. Olivia Hannah Gonzalez's body was found in San Luis Obispo. Ms. Gonzalez's family has been notified. The San Luis Obispo Police Department will be handling the investigation of Ms. Gonzalez's death.

Los Angeles:
The Los Angeles Police Department Missing Persons Unit detectives are asking for the public's help in finding Olivia Hannah Gonzalez and Brian Fernandez.

The couple was last seen on Friday, December 23, 2016, when they left on a weekend trip to Big Sur California and were expected to return on Christmas Day. The couple's families have not heard from them and concerned about their welfare.

Olivia Hannah Gonzalez is described as a 20-year-old female Hispanic with blond hair and brown eyes. She stands 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs 120 pounds. Brian Fernandez is described as a 21-year-old male Hispanic with black hair and brown eyes. He stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 160 pounds.

Brian Fernandez driving a 2002 4-door Tan Honda Civic with a California license plate number of 5VUD295.

Anyone with information regarding couple's whereabouts is asked to contact Missing Persons Unit, Detective Palmer at (213) 996-1800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to Tipsters may also visit, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.