Elvia Cruz Ortiz

Above: Ortiz, circa 1985


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: October 23, 1985 from Los Angeles, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: May 4, 1963
  • Age: 22 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'0, 125 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Ortiz has a scar on her right leg. She may use the last name Cruz.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: A sleeveless black shirt, a short black skirt, dark-colored nylons, black high heels, a gold ring with a stone on her right ring finger, and possibly a white garter belt.
  • Medical Conditions: Ortiz may have been pregnant at the time of her October 1985 disappearance. She gave birth in February 1985, eight months prior to the time she vanished.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Ortiz was last seen at her home in Los Angeles, California on October 23, 1985. She has never been heard from again. Few details are available.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Los Angeles Police Department


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office


    Updated 1 time since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated May 5, 2005.

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