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News Release

Monday, January 19, 2015

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Los Angeles: The family of Federico Nabarro Mejia and the Los Angeles Police Department's Central Division are asking for the public's help to locate Federico.

On January 17, 2015 around 11:00 a.m., Federico was last seen walking from the 600 block of Maple Street toward a store located on the corner of 7th Street and San Pedro Street. Federico's family is extremely concerned for his welfare because he suffers from dementia and is not familiar with the area.

Federico is described as a 70-year-old Hispanic male, he stands 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs about 115 pounds, grey hair, brown eyes and has a beard. He was last seen wearing a light blue jacket, grey slacks, brown boots and a cowboy hat.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Federico Nabarro Mejia, please contact Central Area Detectives at (213) 833-3750. 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 ma.y also go to, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.