Above: Tonya Salazar in 2001 (left) and an age-progressed image to 14, circa 2011 (right)

Above: Yasmin Salazar in 2001 (left) and an age-progressed image to 12, circa 2011 (right)

Tonya and Yasmin Salazar

Last seen in Nashville, Tennessee on November 19, 2001

Vital statistics: Tonya is a hispanic female. She was born on March 12, 1997. Brown hair, brown eyes. Was four at the time. Yasmin is a hispanic female. She was born on May 10, 1999. Black hair, brown eyes. Was two at the time.

Circumstances: They were abducted by their non-custodial father, Flavio Salazar. A photo and vital statistics are posted below. A felony warrant is on file for him. They may have traveled to Mexico. They may be traveling in a white 1996 Ford Escort with Tennessee license plates JBQ993. Caution is advised.

Above: Flavio Salazar in 2001

Vital statistics: Hispanic male. Born on May 7, 1972. Black hair, brown eyes. He may use the name "Juan Perez;" some agencies state that is his name and Flavio Salazar is his alias. Was twenty-nine at the time. CAUTION ADVISED: FLAVIO IS WANTED IN CONNECTION WITH A HOMICIDE.

If you have any information as to the Salazar childrens' whereabouts, please contact the Nashville Metro Police Department at 615-862-8600. Any information received can be kept confidential.

Information used to compile this casefile came from the following resources:
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
The Doe Network
The Charley Project
Nashville Police Dept.
NamUs National Missing Persons Data System

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