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Thursday, April 27, 2017

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UPDATE
Caterin Michelle Lopez was located and reunited with her family.



North Hills: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Mission Area, and the family of Caterin Michelle Lopez, are asking for the public's help in locating her.

Caterin was last seen on April 21, 2017, around 7:15 a.m., at Sepulveda Middle School. The school is located at 15330 Plummer Street, North Hills. Caterin did not return home after school and has not been seen since. Caterin is likely in the company of Candy Flores, who was also reported missing around the same time.

Caterin is described as a 13-year-old female Hispanic with long brown hair and brown eyes. She has a thin build, stands 5 feet 2 inches tall and weighs approximately 90 pounds. She was last seen wearing blue jeans, and a dark gray hooded sweatshirt.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Caterin Michelle Lopez, please contact Mission Area Juvenile Detectives, at (818) 838-9810 or (818) 838-9800. 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 L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit www.lapdonline.org, 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 L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.

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