Missing Since
: June 22, 1997 from Marysville, California
: Family Abduction
Date of Birth
: June 23, 1994
: 2 years old
Height and Weight
: 2'6, 30 - 35 pounds
Distinguishing Characteristics
: Caucasian male. Brown hair, brown eyes.

Details of Disappearance

Rae was last seen at his grandmother's home in Marysville, California on June 22, 1997, the day before his third birthday. He was abducted by his non-custodial stepfather, Agustin Tapia Sanchez. A photograph and vital statistics for Sanchez are posted below this case summary. A felony warrant was issued for him on July 2, 1999.

Sanchez and Rae are thought to be in Mexico. Rae's case is unsolved.

Agustin Tapia Sanchez

Date of Birth
: May 28, 1969
: 28 years old
Height and Weight
: 5'6, 175 pounds
Distinguishing Characteristics
: Hispanic male. Black hair, brown eyes. Sanchez may use the first name Auzusten, or he may spell his name "Augustin." He may use the alias first names Jose and/or Manuel or the alias last name Tapia.

Investigating Agency
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Marysville Police Department

Charley Project