Missing Teenaged Girl Could Be in Danger


Mason Police District – Detectives are searching for a 17-year-old girl they believe could be in danger. Venus Romero Iraheta, of Alexandria, was reported missing on Monday, January 9. Her mom reported her missing to the School Resource Officer (SRO) at Annandale High School. The SRO made efforts that morning to contact Romero Iraheta and was able to speak to her briefly, but could not determine her whereabouts. She was entered into the missing database as a runaway.

Detectives assumed the investigation. They have received anonymous information that Romero Iraheta was involved with known gang members and threats had reportedly been made against her.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective M. Fox at 571-489-1796 or Detective K. Mason at 571-585-2378. You can also call the Fairfax County police at 703-691-2131 or report an anonymous tip to Crime Solvers electronically by visiting http://www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text-a-tip by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES(274637)** or by calling 1-866-411-TIPS(8477).