Authorities sought public help Saturday to find three juvenile siblings reported missing since Monday from the south Los Angeles area.
The children, described as “habitual runaways,” were dropped off at a location in the 1200 block of West 94th Street at 3 p.m. Monday, but “left the location for an unknown destination and have not returned home or made contact with the family,” the sheriff’s department reported.
They are known to frequent the areas of 82nd Street and Broadway, and 89th Street and Vermont Avenue, authorities said.
Alexis Nicole Hall, 13, is black, 5 feet 2 inches tall, weighs 100 pounds, and she was wearing a pink jacket and light blue jeans.
Joshua Johnson, 12, is black, 5 feet tall, weighs 95 pounds, and he was wearing a red hoodie, white shirt and black pants.
Tamika Lovely Johnson, 11, is black, 4 feet 11 inches tall, weighs 85 pounds, and she was wearing a white shirt with the words “I love to eat and sleep” on it and black jeans.
Anyone with information on their whereabouts was urged to call the sheriff’s South Los Angeles Station at (323) 820-6700, or Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.
—City News Service