Victor Manuel Mendez

Above: Mendez, circa 1997


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: January 27, 1997 from Los Angeles, California
  • Classification: Missing
  • Date Of Birth: January 20, 1968
  • Age: 28 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'4, 145 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic male. Black hair, brown eyes. Mendez may have a mustache, beard or a goatee. He may use the last name Olivares.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A brown leather jacket, gray corduroy pants, a checkered shirt and black western boots.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Mendez was last seen at his residence near Geraghty Avenue and Blanchard Avenue in east Los Angeles, California on January 27, 1997. He said he was going to visit relatives nearby, but never arrived at his destination. Mendez has never been heard from again.

    Some agencies may list January 31, 1997 as the date of Mendez's disappearance; that was the date he was reported missing.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office


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