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News Release

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Media Relations

20-Year-Old Woman Reported Missing NR16295jh

Los Angeles: The family of Crystal Lizeth Mendez and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Person's unit are asking for the public's help in locating Ms. Mendez.

Ms. Mendez was last seen on September 9, 2016, in the 12000 block of Wilmington Avenue in the City of Los Angeles. Ms. Mendez's family is extremely concerned that she has not been located.

Ms. Mendez is described as a female Hispanic with black hair and brown eyes. She is 4 feet 11 inches tall and weighs approximately 180 pounds.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Crystal Lizeth Mendez, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department, 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 online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.