Placerville Police Department reports Death of a Child

by Placerville Newswire / Jan 12, 2020 / comments

[Placerville Police Department]
In Chronological order:


Saturday January 11th, 2020 :: 06:50 p.m. PST
NIXLE.US
MISSING JUVENILE CALL 9-1-1 IF SEEN Roman Anthony Lopez from Placerville Police Department : Nixle
Roman Anthony Lopez, 03/07/2008 Last seen this morning. 1/11/2020 at his home. 2892 Coloma St. Possibly wearing a grey t-shirt, unknown color pants, red and black shoes. CALL 9-1-1 IF SEEN.


Sunday January 12th, 2020 :: 1:00 a.m.
EDSO @ 0100 0000 IN AOA, PLACERVILLE EG2000317
CSI ASSISTED PLACERVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT IN AN INVESTIGATION.


Sunday January 12th, 2020 :: 11:04 a.m. PST~UPDATE~ MISSING JUVENILE HAS BEEN LOCATED. THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR HELP.
Roman Anthony Lopez has been located. Thank you all for your help.


Sunday January 12th, 2020 :: 1:00 p.m. PST

Placerville Police DepartmentPlacerville Police will be holding a press conference at 2 pm at the Placerville Police Department to provide information on the missing juvenile.


Sunday January 12th, 2020 :: 2:00 p.m. PST
Placerville Police Department was live.
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Placerville Police
Cmdr. Kim Nida
Case Number: PG2000054

SUSPICIOUS DEATH INVESTIGATION

Placerville, CA – A missing juvenile from Placerville was found deceased on January 11, 2020. The Placerville Police Department was contacted on January 11, 2020 regarding a missing 11 year old juvenile, Roman Lopez. After an extensive search of the area, involving multiple agencies, Roman was found deceased. At this time, we are conducting an investigation into a suspicious death.

This event is very tragic for all involved and we appreciate your patience while we conduct a thorough investigation.

We would like to thank the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office and the District Attorney’s Office for their assistance with this investigation. We will keep you updated with information as we can on our social media sites.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please contact Det. Luke Gadow at 530-642-5210 ext. 116.

At this time we are not taking any questions. Thank you.

Placerville Police Department
Office of the Chief of Police


Sunday January 12th, 2020 :: 6:03 p.m. PST
@ 1803 27491 GC DEATH INVESTIGATION, PLACERVILLE EM2000322
V01 SEX=M VICTIM AGE =11