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News Release

Friday, May 17, 2019

Media Relations

Critical Missing 20-Year-Old Autistic Male NR19131ne

Los Angeles: The family of Scott Ballsun and the Los Angeles Police Department's Devonshire detectives are asking for the public's help in locating him.

On Thursday, May 16, 2019, Scott was last seen at his school in Sherman Oaks around 3:50 p.m., in the 13000 block of Burbank Boulevard. His family is very concerned for his safety.

Scott is described as a 20-year-old male White with blond hair and brown eyes. He stands 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs approximately 115 pounds. Scott was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, dark snow pants, black gloves, and a black beanie, possibly with "Alcatraz" written on it.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Scott Ballsun, please contact Devonshire Watch Commander at (818) 832-0609. 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 the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to Tipsters may also visit, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime stoppers" menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.