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Thursday, May 2, 2019

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Diane Black was located safely.

Los Angeles:
The family of Diane Black and detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Person's Unit are asking for the public's help in locating her.

Black was last seen on April 25, 2019, around 3:30 p.m., when she left her residence in Yonkers, New York and boarded a flight to Los Angeles. Black landed at Los Angeles International Airport on April 25, 2019, around 10:45 p.m. and has not been heard from since. Black may need medical attention and her family is concerned for her safety.

Black is described as a 57-year-old African-American female with brown hair and brown eyes. She stands 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs around 190 pounds. She was last seen wearing a dark green parka, blue jeans, carrying a blue purse.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Diane Black please contact Missing Person's Unit Detective Merrill at (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 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.