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News Release

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Media Relations

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Los Angeles: The family of Francisco Ham Yescas and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public's help in locating Mr. Yescas.

Mr. Yescas was last seen on October 11, 2015, in the 1900 block of Del Paso Avenue, in the Hollenbeck Area. His family is extremely concerned that he has not been located.

Mr. Yescas is described as an 84-year-old male Asian with gray hair and brown eyes. He is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs approximately 120 pounds.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Francisco Ham Yescas, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department, Missing Persons Unit 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 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.