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News Release

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Media Relations

Missing 15-Year-Old Juvenile NR18067ti

Los Angeles: The family of Katherine Pena and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public's assistance in locating her

On February 20, 2018, at 8:00 p.m., Katherine was last seen near the 8600 block of Fir Avenue, in the City of Los Angeles.

Katherine is described as a 15-year-old female Hispanic with black hair and brown eyes. She stands 5 feet 1 inch tall and weighs around 130 pounds. Katherine was wearing a gray sweater and blue jeans. Katherine has not been seen or heard from since and her family is concerned for her safety.

If you have seen or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Katherine Pena, please contact 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 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 onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.