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Monday, April 6, 2015

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80-Year-Old Man Reported Missing NR 15112lp

Los Angeles: The family of Francisco Pineda Perez and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Person's unit are asking for the public's help in locating the 80-year-old man who has been missing for over a week.

On March 23, 2015 around 3:00 p.m., Mr. Perez was last seen at the 800 block of Cooper Avenue. Mr. Perez is reported to be in good mental condition but his family is concerned because they have not heard from him in over a week.

Perez is described as a male Hispanic with black hair and brown eyes. He is 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs approximately 130 pounds. He was last seen wearing a pastel plaid shirt, blue jeans and brown shoes.

Anyone with information on Perez's whereabouts is asked to contact the LAPD Missing Person's 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 1-800-222-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.