Missing Since: February 19, 1998 from Los Angeles, California
Classification: Family Abduction
Date of Birth: August 27, 1994
Age: 3 years old
Height and Weight: 3'2, 45 pounds
Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic female. Brown hair, brown eyes. Brenda's hair was shoulder-length at the time of her disappearance


Missing Since: February 19, 1998 from Los Angeles, California
Classification: Family Abduction
Date of Birth: July 31, 1996
Age: 1 year old
Height and Weight: 2'6, 25 pounds
Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic female. Brown hair, brown eyes

Details of Disappearance


Brenda was last seen on February 19, 1998 in Los Angeles, California. She and her sister, Jamie Sturgulewski, are believed to have been abducted by their non-custodial mother and father, Nohemi (or Noheme) and Jaime Martinez. Photographs and vital statistics for the parents are unavailable.

Jaime has family members in Mexico and the family may be in that country. The children's whereabouts remain unknown and their cases remain unsolved.

Investigating Agency
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Los Angeles County Runaway & Abducted Foster Children

213-283-1960