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Missing Person


August 30, 2000
Mexicali, Mexico


This is a photograph of Francisco Javier Andrade Vega This is a photograph of Francisco Javier Andrade Vega


Date of Birth: June 27, 1989 Place of Birth: Mexico
Sex: Male Hair: Brown
Height: 4'9" (at the time of his disappearance) Eyes: Brown
Weight: 61 pounds (at the time of his disappearance) Race: White (Hispanic)


On August 30, 2000, Francisco Javier Andrade Vega disappeared from an area near his Mexicali, Mexico, residence. Vega was last seen in the company of Francisco Daniel Phalen Hernandez at approximately 8 p.m. Hernandez was reportedly giving Vega a ride on his bicycle.

Vega is believed to have been brought into the United States, but his whereabouts remain unknown. Mexican law enforcement authorities have requested the assistance of the United States Government in locating Vega.


Francisco Javier Andrade Vega has a large scar on his right leg and a mark on his upper lip. Vega also has a scar on his nose.


This is a photograph of Francisco Daniel Phalen Hernandez This is a photograph of Francisco Daniel Phalen Hernandez

Photographs taken in 1999 

Francisco Daniel Phalen Hernandez

Francisco Daniel Phalen Hernandez, a registered sex offender, is being sought for questioning regarding the disappearance of Francisco Javier Andrade Vega. Hernandez is a White (Hispanic) male. His date of birth: January 16, 1969. Other dates of birth: 1/12/69; 7/16/69; 12/12/69; 12/17/69; 12/26/69; 6/13/75; 5/16/76. Hernandez is 5'5" to 5'7", 170 pounds, with brown eyes and black, graying hair. Hernandez has tattoos on both wrists; a tattoo on his left arm; and a partially removed tattoo on his left breast, which is similar to Chinese letters. Hernandez also has a smashed right middle finger.

Hernandez' aliases include the following: Javier Hernandez Phalen, Damien Javier Jiminez, Javier Damien Jiminez, Damien Tapia Jiminez, Mario Torres, Torres Mario, Francisco Gonzalez, Javier Hernandez, Damian Jimenez, Montezuma Lopez, Javier Villasana, James Phalen, Javier Phalen, Javier Hernandez-Phalen, Javier Phalen-Hernandez, Damien Tapia Jimenez, Francisco Sanchez Gonzalez, Pancho Gonzalez, Phalen J, Phalen Javier, Damien Javier Jimenez, Favier Fernandez Gonzales, Javier Damien Jimenez, Montezuma Marcos Antoni Lopez, Phalen-Hernandez Javier, James H. Pholen, Javier Villasana Sanchez Jr., Javier Phalen-Hernanez, Antonio (last name), and Easy (last name).

Individuals with information concerning this case should take no action themselves, but instead immediately contact the nearest FBI Office or local law enforcement agency. For any possible sighting outside the United States, contact the nearest United States Embassy or Consulate.

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