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News Release

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

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Critical Missing Elderly Man in Northeast Division NR17008aj

Los Angeles: The family of Charles Alatorre and the Los Angeles Police Department, Northeast Division is asking for the public's help in locating him.

Alatorre was last seen on January 8, 2017, around 2:15 p.m., in the 3900 block of Clayton Avenue in the city of Los Angeles. He is in good physical condition but requires daily medication. Alatorre suffers from dementia.

Alatorre is described as an 86-year-old male Hispanic with gray hair, blues eyes, and a beard. He stands 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs around 125 pounds. He was last seen wearing a brown hoodie, dark denim pants, and black shoes. Alatorre was possibly wearing rings on his left hand.

Anyone with additional information is urged to call Los Angeles Police Department, Northeast Division at (323) 561-3211. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the L.A. 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 L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.