Luis Alberto Munguia-Zendejas Jr.

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Left: Luis, circa 2007;
Right: Age-progression to age 5 (circa 2010)

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: May 5, 2007 from Tulare, California
  • Classification: Family Abduction
  • Date Of Birth: May 30, 2005
  • Age: 1 year old
  • Height and Weight: 2'8, 23 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic male. Black hair, brown eyes. Luis has a scar on his right hand.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Luis disappeared from Tulare, California on May 5, 2007. Authorities believe he was abducted by his non-custodial mother, Maria Zendejas. A photograph and vital statistics for Maria are posted below this case summary. A felony warrant for kidnapping was issued for her on April 13, 2010. Luis and Maria may be in Mexico. The child's whereabouts are unknown and his case remains unsolved.

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    Maria Teresa Zendejas
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    Above: Maria Teresa Zendejas

    Date of Birth: September 8, 1981
    Age: 25 years old
    Height and Weight: 5'3, 160 pounds
    Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic female. Black hair, black eyes.

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    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Tulare County Sheriff's Office
    559-733-6218

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

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    Updated 4 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated April 3, 2013; age-progression updated.

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