Missing person alert: Dr. Zehra AttariUpdate: 12/21/05
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At a Wednesday morning press conference, the family of Dr. Zehra Attari thanked everyone for their support during the investigation.
“It was 43 of the most awful days, not knowing where your mother is,” said Attari’s daughter, Ruby, during the press conference.
“They positively identified the body as that of Dr. Attari,” stated family spokesman Ed Vasquez.Dr. Attari worked with low income children and residents of East Oakland.
"I would say that if I had any wish that would come from this tragedy, it would be that someone will carry on her work in the community in Oakland, with children. She was a real humanitarian in what she was doing.” - Susan Heeley, Alameda.
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Dr. Zerha Attari is a highly respected children's doctor in the Oakland, California area, where she has her own clinic for low income, and uninsured residents of the city.
Dr. Attari has been missing since November 7th. There is a reward for anyone who might have information that would lead to her whereabouts. Click for details, and how you can help in the search (especially if you live in the San Francisco Bay Area).
Name: Dr. Zehra Attari
Weight: 135-145 LBS.
Height: 5' 4"
Discernable Marks: Red mole near her elbow.
Race: INDIAN (South Asian)
Date of Birth: 05/05/1950
Car: Driving a Silver 2001 Honda Accord, California LIC# 4MUH810
Last Seen: 11/07/05 @ 5:10 PM
Clothes: Wearing open toed shoes and black rimmed prescription glasses.
She had on a light blue sweater over a turtleneck and navy blue trousers.
If you have any information regarding her whereabouts or can be of any help in finding her then please contact the following numbers
Contact Information: 408-277-4786 or call 911
Missing Person Unit, San Jose Police Department Case #: 05-311-9543
NIC #: M145302302