Authorities sought the public’s help Monday to find a 16-year-old girl who went missing from the South Los Angeles area.
Jaylene Ramirez was last seen on Sunday about 11:15 a.m. in the 5300 block of Angeles Vista Boulevard, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
Ramirez is Hispanic, 5 feet, 5 inches tall, weighs 130 pounds, and has red hair and brown eyes. She was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and black pants.
“Ms. Ramirez requires daily medication,” a sheriff’s department statement said.
Anyone with information about her whereabouts was urged to call the sheriff’s Missing Persons Unit at 323-890-5500 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS.