North American Missing Persons Network
Victor Manuel Mendez

Above Image: Mendez, circa 1997

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: January 27, 1997 from East Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: January 20, 1967
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 5'4"
  • Weight: 130-145 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White/Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: May have a moustache,
    beard or goatee.
  • Clothing: Brown leather jacket, gray corduroy pants,
    checkered shirt and black western boots.
  • AKA: May use the last name "Olivares".
  • Case Number: 097-01484-0272-400

  • 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.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
    (323) 890-5500
    (323) 890-5503

    Source Information
    California Department of Justice