SAN FERNANDO—The Los Angeles Police Department announced in a press release that officials from the Foothill Area are seeking assistance from the public in locating a missing 15 year-old girl.

According to police, the victim, Katherine Lizzette Solorio, was last seen on January 16 in San Fernando. Authorities say she was likely en route to LAX seeking a flight to Las Vegas or Boston. Solorio has been seen in the city of Pacoima.

Katherine is Hispanic, approximately 5 feet and 7 inches tall and weighs approximately 170 to 180 pounds.

Canyon News reached out to Officer Drake Madison of the LAPD who was unable to disclose additional details about the investigation.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Katherine Lizzette Solorio is asked to contact the Foothill Area Watch Commander at (818) 756-8861. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to

Tipsters may also visit, and click on “Anonymous Web Tips” under the “Get Involved-Crime Stoppers” menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the “P3 Tips” mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.