Missing Octavio DeJesus Farias located 2020

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Missing Octavio DeJesus Farias

Left: Octavio, approximate date 2003;
Right: Age-progression to age 16 (approximate date 2014)

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: June 15, 2003 from Torrance, California

Type: Family Abduction

Date of Birth: June 2, 1998 Age at disappearance: 5 years old

Height and weight : 3'0 - 3'6, 45 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic male. Brown hair, brown eyes. Some agencies give Octavio's middle name as "Jesus." His nickname is Tavo. Clothing/Jewelry Description: A dark blue shirt and blue pants.

Details of disappearance and psychic work by Brian Ladd (login to view entire case )


Octavio was last seen in Torrance, California on June 15, 2003. He was abducted by his non-custodial mother, Leticia Polanco Sabalza. A photograph and vital statistics for Sabalza are posted below this case summary. A felony warrant was issued for her on July 18, 2003.

Leticia Polanco Sabalza

Date of Birth: March 6, 1978
Age at disappearance: 25 years old

Height and weight : 4'11, 110 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Sabalza may use the alias name Alma Polanco.
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