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Cumberland Authorities Identify Companion Of Missing Teen

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Jose Francisco Jimenez Lopez
CUMBERLAND COUNTY, N.C. — Cumberland County sheriff's detectives are searching for a 14-year-old girl who has been missing since Sunday.

Kaitlyn Nicole Sessoms was last seen June 19 by her parents at the family's home in the Cumberland Road area.

Sessoms' parents believe Kaitlyn left the area with a male companion who lived next door to the family.

Investigators are searching for 23-year-old Jose Francisco Jimenez Lopez of Fayetteville.

Sessoms and Lopez are believed to be driving a red and white 1987 Ford mustang GT with N.C. license plate



The Cumberland County's Sheriff Office asks that anyone with information regarding this case to call

(910) 323-1500


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