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News Release

Monday, March 7, 2016

Media Relations

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

Patricia was last seen on March 4, 2016 around 10:00 a.m., in the 1600 block of Shell Avenue in the City of Los Angeles. Patricia suffers from Alzheimer's and her family is extremely concerned for her safety.

Patricia is described as a 66-year-old female white with brown hair and brown eyes. She stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs approximately 113 pounds. She was last seen wearing unknown color t-shirt, unknown color pajama bottoms, unknown color socks, and glasses.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Patricia Anne Smith, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department, Pacific Division Watch Commander at (310) 482-6364. 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.