19 Year Old California State University at LA Student Adilene Munguia Reported Missing 3/1/14 in Los Angeles, CA, Last Seen 2/27/14 (Update: Disappearance Possibly Linked To Tinder Date) (Update: Co-ed Found Safe)
19 year old California State University student Adilene Munguia was reported missing on Saturday, March 1, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. According to the he CSULA Police Department, Adilene Munguia was last seen boarding an MTA bus and leaving CSULA for downtown Los Angeles about 3:35 p.m. Thursday, February 27, 2014 and was reported missing two days later. She was supposed to meet her roommates Thursday night to go bowling, but never showed up.
Missing – Adilene Munguia, pic on right is from security camera from date she was last seen
Munguia is described as a Hispanic woman, 4 feet 10 inches tall, about 105 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Police said Munguia lives in the on-campus dorms and had not returned there.
She was last seen wearing a pink sleeveless top, black pants, open-toed shoes with a beige and brown purse, police said.
Munguia was supposed to meet her roommates Thursday night to go bowling, but she never showed up. The bio-chemistry major was last seen on the school’s security cameras, walking across campus using her cellphone.
“She boarded a bus headed towards the area of Olympic and Soto. Now, we don’t know where she was going in that area or as to why, but we just want to find her,” said Cpl. Brian Namkoong with Cal State L.A. police.
At this point police don’t suspect foul play. Friends describe Munguia as a smart girl who is focused on studying and say this is completely out of character.
UPDATE II: Her disappearance may have occurred after she met a man on the dating app Tinder
UPDATE III: Fox News TV reporting that Adilene Munguia has been found safe … Also reported at NBC4
Anyone with information is asked to contact Cal State L.A. police at (323) 343-3700.