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UPDATE: According to the families of Julian Lopez and Andraleen Draper, both teens have been found safe! Thank you for sharing this report and contributing to the efforts that located them!
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ORIGINAL ARTICLE: GARY & PORTAGE — The missings’ families are asking for the public’s assistance in locating missing 19 year old Julian Lopez out of the Gary, Indiana area and 16 year old Andraleen Draper out of the Portage, Indiana area.
Julian and Andraleen were last seen on September 14, 2017.
Julian is 19 years old and from Gary, Indiana. He quit his job on September 14, 2017, and took all his stuff from his home while his mother dropped his younger siblings off at school. Andraleen is 16 years old and from Portage, Indiana. She never went to school on the morning of September 14, 2017, and she told her co–workers that she was headed to Ohio when she quit her job. Andraleen was last seen wearing a black shirt, grey pants, and black, furry boots. She goes by the nickname of Gigi, and her family calls her Poohie. Andraleen is possibly 3 months pregnant. Julian and Andraleen are traveling together in Julian’s mother’s midnight blue 1995 Chevrolet Tahoe SUV with the Indiana license plates 448ADR. Julian Lopez and his mother’s SUV have been reported missing to the Lake County Police Department. Andraleen Draper has been reported missing to the Portage Police Department.
Julian is described as:
• GENDER: Male.
• ETHNICITY: Mexican and Caucasian.
• HAIR: Black.
• EYES: Brown.
• HEIGHT: 5 feet 9 inches.
• WEIGHT: 170 pounds.
Andraleen is described as:
• GENDER: Female.
• ETHNICITY: African American.
• HAIR: Black.
• EYES: Brown.
• HEIGHT: 5 feet 7 inches.
• WEIGHT: 130 pounds.
• OTHER: Andraleen wears glasses.
Do you know something?
If you have any information in regards to Julian and Andraleen’s whereabouts, you are being asked to contact the Lake County Police Department at 219-755-3346 or the Portage Police Department at 219-762-3122 immediately.
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If you wish to remain anonymous with your information, you are welcome to call the Central Indiana Crimestoppers Department at 317-262-TIPS (8477), or submit your tip online here.
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