The Los Angeles Police Department asked for the public’s assistance Friday morning to locate a missing 13-year-old girl diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and depression and who was last seen in Panorama City.
Katherine Almanza was last seen at about 6:55 p.m. Tuesday at her foster home located in the 8300 block of Willis Avenue, near Roscoe Boulevard, according to an LAPD statement.
Katherine is Hispanic, 5 feet, 7 inches tall, weighs about 205 pounds, with brown hair, brown eyes and braces. She was last seen wearing a blue shirt, black shorts and black boots.
Katherine is also without needed medication, police said.
Anyone with information of her whereabouts was asked to call LAPD Mission Area juvenile detectives at 818-838-9810 or 818-838-9800. Calls made during non-business hours or on weekends should be made to 877-527-3247.
Anonymous tips can be called in to Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477 or submitted online at lacrimestoppers.org.