Updated at 5 p.m. on Oct. 23, 2013: Alissa Alvardo was found safe on Wednesday afternoon, according to her mother.
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Please help the family of Alissa Alvarado, 13, who went missing near Pioneer and Del Amo boulevards along the Cerritos-Lakewood border about 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013.
She is an 8th grader at Haskell Middle School. (More details are available on the Missing Person flyer attached to this article).
Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call (562) 882-6374.