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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

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Missing 15-Year-Old Juvenile NR19013sr

January 28, 2019 UPDATE

Nyla returned home, on her own, and was reunited with her father.

Van Nuys:
The family of Nyla Nicole Lambkins and the Los Angeles Police Department's Van Nuys Area Juvenile Detectives are asking for the public's assistance in locating her.

On January 7, 2019, Nyla was last seen around 1:00 P.M., at her father's residence in the 14600 block of Saticoy Street. Nyla asked her father if she could stay home, when he had to take a family member to a scheduled appointment. When her father returned home, he discovered that Nyla was missing. Her Father checked the house and discovered that all her belongings were gone. Nyla's family is concerned for her safety.

Nyla is described as a 15-year-old female Black with long black braided hair and brown eyes. She stands 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs about 180 pounds. Nyla was last seen wearing pink sweater, pink sweats and black boots. Nyla has a nose ring (loop).

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Lambkins, Nyla Nicole, please contact Van Nuys Area Juvenile Detectives at (818) 374-0040/0005/0001 or (818) 474-1964. 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 www.lacrimestoppers.org. Tipsters may also visit ww.lapdonline.org, 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.


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