NORWALK >> Deputies and concerned family members asked the public’s help Friday in finding a young disabled couple from Norwalk who disappeared Wednesday.
Daniel Marquez, 21, and Destinee Rivera, 19, were last seen Wednesday morning and Wednesday night, respectively, Deputy Ryan Rouzan of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Information Bureau said in a written statement. Marquez was last seen about 6 a.m. in the 13400 block of Flatbush Avenue, while Rivera was last seen about 10:30 p.m. in the 12300 block of Studebaker Road.
“Daniel and Destinee are in a dating relationship and are believed to be together,” Rouzan said. “Their families have not seen or heard from them and are seeking the public’s help in locating them.”
Marquez is 4 feet 5 inches tall, 100 pounds, with brown eyes black hair in a “Mohawk” style. He has cerebral palsy and uses a wheelchair.
Rivera is 5 feet 3 inches tall, 170 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair with red highlights. She was last seen wearing blue pants and black Vans shoes. She is believed to have a learning disability.
Anyone with information about the missing couple is urged to contact Sgt. Nunez or Detective Abraham at the sheriff’s Missing Persons Detail at 323-890-5500.
PHOTOS courtesy of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department