North American Missing Persons Network
 
Wesley Rivera-Romero

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Above Image: Right: Age Progressed to 16 years


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: January 22, 2005 from Oxnard, Ventura County, California
  • Classification: Family Abduction
  • Date Of Birth: May 11, 1998
  • Age: 6
  • Height: 3'11"
  • Weight: 56 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Light bronw /Black
  • Eye Color: Brown/black
  • Race: White/Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Mole on the back of
    neck and upper back.
  • Clothing: Yellow shirt, blue pants and brown hiking boots.
  • Nickname: Wili
  • Dentals: Available
  • Case Number: DR0501975


  • Details of Disappearance
    Wesley and his siblings, Monserrat Rivera and Alejandra Rivera Romero, were allegedly abducted by their father, Alejandro Avina Rivera.

    An FBI Unlawful Flight to Avoid Prosecution warrant was issued for Alejandro on August 19, 2005. It is believed that the suspect has taken the children to Mexico.
    Abductor Abductor2
    Abductor: Alejandro Rivera Avina

  • Date Of Birth: January 29, 1965
  • Age: 40
  • Height: 5'7"
  • Weight: 180 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Race: White/Hispanic
  • Gender: Male
  • AKA: May use the last name "Rivera"
  • Nickname: Alex


  • Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Oxnard Police Department
    (805) 385-7600


    Source Information
    California Department of Justice
    NCMEC