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News Release

Monday, February 20, 2017

Media Relations

Missing 14-Year-Old Teenager NR17059ne

Los Angeles: The family of Elias Rodriguez and the Los Angeles Police Department's Mission Area are asking for the public's help in locating him.

Elias was last seen on Friday, February 17, 2017 around 1:00 p.m., at the 1000 block of Arroyo Street in the city of San Fernando after leaving his school. His family is extremely concerned. No one has seen or heard from Elias since Friday.

Elias is described as a 14-year-old male Hispanic, with brown hair, brown eyes, 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs approximately 100 pounds.
If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Elias Rodriguez, please contact Mission Area Watch Commander at (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 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.