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UPDATE: SVU Detectives Seek Your Assistance In Locating a Missing and Endangered Female

Date: November 3, 2021
Incident Type: Missing Person
Location: All Zones

Update 11/3/21 11:15 a.m. : Rachel Ovelman has been safely located. Thank you to the media and public for your assistance.


Pittsburgh Police SVU detectives are asking for the public's assistance to locate a missing and endangered female.

Rachel Ovelman, 28, is described as 5 feet 5 inches tall, 115 pounds, with blonde hair and green eyes.

She was last heard from on November 2 around 3 p.m.

Ovelman is known to frequent the Lawrenceville area, and possibly driving a white Honda Civic, PA plate HYH-4126.

If you have any information on her whereabouts please call SVU at (412) 323-7141.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews