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News Release

Monday, June 27, 2016

Media Relations

62-year-old Korean Man Missing NR16204ml

Los Angeles: The family of Hanwoo Lee and the Los Angeles Police Department are asking for the public's help in finding him.

On June 24, 2016, around 7:00 a.m., Mr. Lee was last seen leaving his family's home in the 800 block of South Park View Street, in the City of Los Angeles. The family has not seen or heard from him since and is extremely concerned for his welfare.

Mr. Lee is from South Korea and is visiting Los Angeles. Mr. Lee does not know the area, and does not have any other family in California.

Mr. Lee is described as a 62-year-old, Korean, male, with black hair, and brown eyes. He stands about 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs around 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing a white shirt with blue sleeves, black shorts, and unknown shoes.

If you have seen or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Mr. Hanwoo Lee, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department Rampart Division at (213) 484-3400. 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.