Safely Located: Ava Cress

Date Posted: January 20th, 2022 @ 3:30 PM
Last Updated: January 25th, 2022 @ 12:37 PM
Photo of  Ava Cress who was safely located

For Immediate Release January 20, 2022



Thank you to our community and media partners, Ava Cress is no longer a #Missing Person. She has been safely located. #SAFEOAKLAND.


Help Locate Ava Cress, A Runaway Person at Risk Due to Age

The Oakland Police Department is requesting assistance from our community and media partners in locating runaway person, Ava Cress, who is at-risk due to her age.

Cress is 14 years old and was last seen January 19, 2022, around 3:07 PM, in the area of Mountain Blvd/Joaquin Miller heading to the Montclair Village.

Cress’s family states she is in good physical condition. She is described as a white female, weighing 115 pounds, 5’7” tall, with black hair and brown eyes. Cress was last seen wearing a tan sweater and blue jeans.

If you have any information regarding the whereabouts of Cress, please notify the Oakland Police Department's Missing Persons Unit at 510-238-3641.

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