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July 02, 2019

***Update*** Public’s Assistance Needed in Identifying Child

The Sacramento Sheriff’s Office is in contact with a woman who identified Jane DOE as her daughter. Detectives believe she is, in fact, DOE’s mother and are working on confirming that relationship.

An investigation into the facts surrounding the circumstances described below revealed that the events occurred within the City of Sacramento. As such, the investigation will be handled by the Sacramento Police Department.

The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the public and media for their efforts in identifying Jane DOE and reuniting her with her mother.


The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying Jane DOE.

On Sunday June 30, 2019, a citizen brought Jane DOE to a local fire station after an unknown Hispanic female left Jane DOE with the citizen.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about the identity of Jane DOE to please contact the Sheriff’s Office at (916) 874-5115 or Sacramento Valley Crime Stoppers at (916) 443-HELP. Tip information may also be left anonymously at or by calling (916) 874-TIPS (8477).

Sergeant Tess Deterding

Sheriff’s Spokesperson

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