Above: David Gosnell in 1998 (left) and an age-progressed image to 18, circa 2012 (right)

David Eduardo Gosnell

Last seen in Fontana, California on June 10, 1998

Vital statistics: Hispanic male. Born on December 27, 1994. Black hair, brown eyes. His nickname is "Lalo." He is considered developmentally delayed; at the time of his abduction he only spoke a few English and Spanish words. Was three at the time.

NCIC number: M-134786250

Circumstances: He is being concealed by his non-custodial mother, Olivia Amador Gosnell, from his father. A photo and vital statistics are posted below. A felony warrant was issued for her on May 6, 1999. They may be in the Las Vegas, Nevada area, where Olivia's family lives, or may have traveled to Arizona, Colorado, Texas, or Mexico. They may be accompanied by her boyfriend, Carlos Hernandez. Photos and vital statistics for him are not available. They may be driving an old white Cadillac with California license plates 3XPY098.


Above: Olivia Gosnell in 1998

Vital statistics: Hispanic female. Born on May 28, 1969. Black hair, brown eyes. Her right earlobe is ripped and she has pigment loss on the skin of her right thigh. Her nickname is "Oli" and she may use the aliases "Olivia Silva Amador" and/or "Olivia Hernandez." Was twenty-nine at the time.

If you have any information as to David's whereabouts, please contact the San Bernardino County District Attorney's Office at 909-350-7700. Any information received can be kept confidential.


Information used to compile this case file came from the following sources:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
The Charley Project
The Doe Network
California Missing Persons Registry
Child Quest International
NamUs National Missing Persons Data System

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