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News Release

Friday, February 26, 2016

Media Relations

76-Year-Old Missing Woman NR16068mjl

Los Angeles: The Family of Aneesah Rasheed and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public's help in locating her.

Ms. Rasheed was last seen on February 23, 2016, in the 3500 block of 63rd Street in the City of Los Angeles. Ms. Rasheed suffers from Dementia and the family is concerned for her safety.

Aneesah Rasheed is described as a 76-year-old female Black with grey hair and brown eyes. She stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs approximately 175 pounds. She was last seen wearing a green scarf on her head, a red outfit, and black shoes.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Aneesah Rasheed please contact the Los Angeles Police Department, Missing Persons Unit, Detective Guevara 213-996-1800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters may also go to, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.