Age-Progressed by NCMEC to age 17 (circa 2010) Inset: Bautista, circa 1997
Missing since February 9, 1997 from San Jose, Santa Clara County, California
Classification: Family Abduction
Circumstances of Disappearance
Stephanie Bautista was last seen in San Jose, California on February 9, 1997.
Stephanie Bautista and her twin sister, Jennifer Bautista were abducted by their noncustodial father, Heladio Santiago Bautista.
A felony warrant for Kidnapping was issued for the abductor on May 7, 1997.
They may be in Mexico.
Heladio Santiago Bautista
Investigators Santa Clara District Attorneys Office
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Child Abduction Unit
Santa Clara District Attorneys Office
Agency Case Number: 97-0409754
NCMEC #: NCMC832667
NCIC Number: M-774694322 Source Information:
Please refer to this number when contacting any agency with information regarding this case.
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
California Department of Justice