Press Releases

Thursday 12/31/2020 10:38 PM - At-Risk Missing Juvenile

Contact: Grace Norris
Phone: (805) 781-4483
Type of Incident: At-Risk Missing Juvenile
Date and Time of Incident: 12-31-20, Approximately 1:30 PM
Place of Occurrence: Grande Street area, Nipomo
Victim Information: Alyssa Vanwyk, 12, Nipomo
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: On 12-31-20 the Sheriff's Office received a report of a 12-year-old runaway out of Nipomo. Alyssa Vanwyk was last seen walking near Grande Street in Nipomo at approximately 1:30 PM. Deputies responded and began a search of the area. Alyssa is considered at-risk due to her age. No foul play is suspected at this time. Alyssa is described as being 5'2" tall, 90 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a multi-colored shirt and black leggings. Alyssa is believed to possibly be in the Santa Maria area. If anyone has information on her whereabouts, please contact the Sheriff's Office at (805)781-4550.

Prepared By: gnorris
Released: Thursday 12/31/2020 10:39 PM