chula-vista-missing-teenCHULA VISTA, Calif,. — Chula Vista police are trying to locate 16-year-old Cassandra Garcia who is considered ‘at risk’.

Garcia left her Chula Vista residence on the afternoon of March 3, 2013 to visit a male friend in Los Angeles, CA, which is approximately a two-hour distance. She contacted her parents that evening and told them that she was at the Los Angeles bus stop.

She takes medications and has had suicidal thoughts, which concerns her family.

Garcia is described as a Hispanic female, 5’10”, 200 lbs, with long brown hair which is regularly worn in a braid, and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a white dress, black and brown leopard print belt, black beanie hat and brown shoes.

The photo shown is a recent photo of the missing teen.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to please contact:
Chula Vista Police Department (619) 691-5151.