News Story


At Risk Missing Juvenile
1/17/2016 11:59:00 AM


Nature of Incident:

At Risk Missing Juvenile

Report Number:



Tree Ranch Rd, Upper Ojai area

Date & Time:

01/17/16 @ 0900 hrs

Unit(s) Responsible:

Ventura County Sheriff's Office and Upper Ojai Search and Rescue

(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence


Sammy Evans

Upper Ojai



 The Ventura County Sheriff's Office needs the public's help finding Sammy Evans, who has been missing since the night of January 16, 2016.

On January 16, 2016, Sammy's mother contacted the Ventura County Sheriff's Office and reported Sammy missing.  Sammy has a medical condition and requires daily medication.  Sammy was last seen by family members on January 16, 2016, at about 9:00 PM.

Sammy is a Black male, 11 years old, 4'11' tall, 70 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

It is currently unknown how Sammy may be dressed.

Sammy's family and the Ventura County Sheriff's Office are concerned for Sammy's safety and are asking for the public's help in locating him.  Anyone with information on Sammy's whereabouts is asked to contact Deputy Scott Baugher at (805) 797-6353 or the Ventura County Sheriff's Office Dispatch Center at (805) 654-9511.


Prepared by:

Deputy Scott Baugher


News Release Date:

January 17, 2016


Media Follow-Up Contact:

Deputy Scott Baugher



Approved by:

Captain Kenney



Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) responsible for this crime.  The caller may remain anonymous.  The call is not recorded.  Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).