City of Sacramento Police Department

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

(916) 808-0800
Fax : (916) 808-0818
www.sacpd.org

MEDIA ADVISORY/PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release No. 20101208-202
Wednesday, December 08, 2010

Police Search for Missing Child

The Sacramento Police Department is searching for a child that walked away from an after school program in the area of 58th and M Street.

On December 8, 2010, at approximately 3:15 p.m., Jean Pierre Melikian dropped off his books at his after school program and walked off.  Shortly thereafter, a parent from the school saw Melikian near Elvas and 65th Street.  At approximately 5 p.m., there was a possible sighting of the missing child near Sandburg Drive and Camelia Avenue.  Police have been actively searching for the child since we were notified.

The missing person is identified as 12-year-old Jean Pierre Melikian, 4'11, 108 lbs, short brown hair, brown eyes, last seen wearing a blue sweatshirt with "St. Mary" written on it, and tan pants.

If you have information on the whereabouts of this missing person please contact the Sacramento Police Department at (916) 264-5471.

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

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