City of Sacramento Police Department

SAMUEL D. SOMERS JR.
Chief of Police
5770 Freeport Blvd., Suite 100
Sacramento, CA  95822-3516

(916) 808-0800
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MEDIA ADVISORY/PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release No. 20101122-193
Monday, November 22, 2010

Police Search For Missing Couple

The Sacramento Police Department is asking for help locating a missing Sacramento couple last seen on November 2, 2010.

On November 10, 2010, 31-year-old Faaiza Castellanos was reported missing by her employer after failing to report to work.  Faaiza had taken personal time-off of work and was last seen by her employer on November 2, 2010.  Family, friends and neighbors also reported not seeing Faaiza since that date. 

During the investigation, Detectives learned that Faaiza's husband, 32-year-old Julio Cesar Castellanos was also missing and has not been seen since November 2, 2010.  The circumstances surrounding the couple's disappearance is not clearly known at this time.  The couple may be traveling in a black 2000 Honda Accord LX, with a Texas license plate.

Faaiza Castellanos is 5'6" tall and weighs 130 pounds.  She has brown hair and brown eyes.  Julio Cesar Castellanos is 5'5" tall and weighs 140 pounds.                                                                                                        

The Sacramento Police Department urges anyone with information pertaining to the disappearance of this couple to contact Crime Alert at (916) 443-HELP or text in a tip to 274637 (CRIMES). Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information.  Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

Faaiza Castellanos

Faaiza Castellanos

Julio Castellanos

Julio Castellanos

Sacramento Police Media Relations · (916) 808-0808 · spdpio@pd.cityofsacramento.org

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