North American Missing Persons Network
Jesse Gabriel Florez

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Above Images: Left: Florez, circa 2001; Right: Age-Progression to age 19 and 23

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: September 14, 2001 from Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: November 12, 1986
  • Age: 14
  • Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
  • Weight: 120 lbs. (54 kg)
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White/Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Charesteristics: He has a piercing in
    the lower lobe of his right ear and a piercing in the cartilage
    of his upper right ear. He also has a black dot in the corner
    of his right eye. Jesse has "J" tattooed on his hand between his
    thumb and index finger.
  • Jewelry: Silver diamond earring in left ear, a small gold
    hoop earring in left ear, a watch, and possibly a necklace witha a marijuana
    pendant and a crucifix pendant.
  • Clothing: Brown and black checkered flannel short sleeved shirt
    a white t-shirt and navy blue pants, Levi jacket. Plain white ball cap.
  • AKA: His nickname is Lil' Droopy; Jesse Alvarado.
  • NCIC Number: M-691885217
  • Case Number: 2001-11728798

  • Details of Disappearance
    Jesse was last seen in the vicinity of 55th Ave., and Indian School Rd., in Phoenix, Arizona when he was en route to a party. He never came home that evening or arrived to school the following morning.

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

    Source Information
    National Center for Missing & Exploited Children