Discussion in 'Elisa Lam' started by The Cheese, Feb 16, 2013.
TIMELINE and MEDIA thread for Elisa Lam Case
News Conference: LAPD Detectives Searching for Missing Canadian Woman
February 6,2013 NA13022rf
Detectives Reach Out to Find Missing Canadian Citizen
Young Woman Traveling Alone Last Seen at Downtown Hotel
What: A news conference to ask for the publics help in locating a young Canadian woman who was visiting Los Angeles and last seen at a downtown hotel. Her disappearance is suspicious and may suggest foul play.
When: Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Where: LAPD Police Administration Building Plaza
100 West First Street
Los Angeles 90012
Who: LAPD Robbery Homicide Detectives
Why: To secure possible leads in the ongoing investigation of a missing person, 21-year-
old Elisa Lam of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. By providing more details,
detectives hope for assistance that will help locate Ms. Lam.
Contact: Questions may be directed to LAPD Media Relations at (213) 486-5910.
February 6, 2013
Same information, but from a news source.
City News Service
Posted: 02/06/2013 12:21:50 PM PST
Updated: 02/06/2013 12:27:06 PM PST
8 mins ago
by Sara Welch
KTLA 5 Reporter
February 6, 2013
snipped...She never checked out of her hotel room. She hasnt been heard from in a week. Her parents say its unlike her not to call.
Read more: http://www.theprovince.com/news/Fou...n+disappears/7928717/story.html#ixzz2KB8uTzpQ
Vancouver woman missing in L.A. last heard from 6 days ago
snipped...Police say Lam had been in L.A. for three days after spending several days in San Diego.
...She didnt have a car and was travelling by Amtrak train and public transit.
Homicide and robbery investigators are in the process of going through surveillance footage at the hotel, and monitoring whether her debit and credit cards have been used.
Its not known if her belongings were left in the hotel.
Read more: http://bc.ctvnews.ca/vancouver-woma...heard-from-6-days-ago-1.1145813#ixzz2KBBzJYas
A different photo of Elisa, from her sister Sarah's twitter page.
In the video at this link the reporter closes by saying (paraphrasing) her cell phone was left behind at the hotel and it should help put together a timeline:
6:58 am, February 7th, 2013
By JESSICA BARRETT, Vancouver Sun February 7, 2013 12:14 PM
snipped...Los Angeles Police said they have received a handful of tips since they pleaded for the publics help trying to find a missing UBC student, but so far have no substantive leads.
Read more: http://bc.ctvnews.ca/handful-of-tips-come-in-for-missing-ubc-student-1.1148028#ixzz2KHIqHUap
CBC News Posted: Feb 8, 2013 10:19 AM PT
Last Updated: Feb 8, 2013 10:17 AM PT
Her friend posted a new pic of Elisa on his twitter page.