North American Missing Persons Network
 
Octavio DeJesus Farias

1 ap
Above Image: Farias, circa 2003; Right: AP to age 16


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: June 15, 2003 from Torrance, California
  • Classification: Family Abduction
  • Date Of Birth: June 2, 1998
  • Age: 5
  • Height: 3'0"-3'6"
  • Weight: 40-45 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown/Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White/Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Clothing: Dark blue shirt, blue pants
  • AKA: "Tavo"
  • Case Number: 030800016; NCMC966677


  • Details of Disappearance
    Octavio was allegedly abducted by his mother, Leticia Polanco Sabalza. A felony warrant was issued for the abductor on July 18, 2003. They may have left the country and traveled to Mexico.

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  • Name: Leticia Polanco Sabalza
  • Date Of Birth: March 6, 1978
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 4'11"
  • Weight:110 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White/Hispanic
  • Gender: Female
  • AKA: "Alma Polanco"


  • Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Los Angeles County Sheriff's Office
    (310) 830-1123


    Source Information
    California Department of Justice
    National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
    Los Angeles County Missing Children