Elias Yutaro Martinez

Above: Martinez, circa 2006


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 16, 2006 from Sacramento, California
  • Classification: Family Abduction
  • Date of Birth: May 11, 2005
  • Age: 1 year old
  • Height and Weight: 2'0, 25 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Biracial (Asian/Hispanic) male. Black hair, brown eyes. Martinez's nickname is Yu-Chan. He has a birthmark on his upper left arm.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Martinez was last seen in Sacramento, California on July 16, 2006. He has never been heard from again. He is believed to have been abducted by his non-custodial mother, Junko Fukushi. Photographs and most vital statistics for Fukushi are unavailable. Her date of birth is October 17, 1980; she was twenty-five years old in July 2006.

    Fukushi may have taken Martinez to Japan. The child's whereabouts are unknown and his case remains unsolved.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Sacramento County District Attorney's Office


    Source Information
    The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
    California Attorney General's Office


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated September 15, 2007; casefile added.

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