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Monday, July 24, 2017

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2-Year-old Male Found Wandering the Streets NR17221dm

North Hills: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Mission Area are asking for the public's help in identifying a found 2-year-old male.

The child was found on July 24, 2017, around 6:00 a.m., in the area of Van Nuys Boulevard and Woodman Avenue in North Hills.

The child is described as a male Hispanic, medium complexion, with short black hair and brown eyes. He stands around 30 inches tall and weighs approximately 35 pounds. He was wearing a blue t-shirt, blue shorts and white socks. The child only speaks Spanish.

Anyone with information regarding this child is asked to contact Mission Area Juvenile Detectives at (818) 838-9810. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to (818) 838-9800 or 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). 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.