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LAPD search for missing 18-year-old woman

Carolina Karimi, 18, was last seen leaving her residence in the 2900 block of Queensbury Street in West Los Angeles on Monday, July 29, 2013.

July 30, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
LAPD need the public's help in finding a missing 18-year-old woman who was last seen at her West Los Angeles home Monday.

Authorities said Caroline Karimi was last seen by her family at her residence in the 2900 block of Queensbury Street around 7 a.m.

The 18-year-old also failed to show up to volunteer at San Gabriel Valley Medical Center which her family says is very unusual.

She is booked on a 7 a.m. flight to Boston Wednesday to attend a family gathering.

Karimi was described as white, standing 5 feet 5 inches tall, 135 pounds, with brown hair, green eyes, and fair complexion. She was last seen wearing a dark-blue hospital shirt, white pants and orange-blue shoes.

Karimi drives a 2007 green Toyota Prius with the California license plate 5YVV475.

Anyone with information about Karimi's whereabouts was urged to contact LAPD missing persons Detective Alma Mercado at (213) 996-1800.

CNS contributed to this report.