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News Release

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Media Relations

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Los Angeles:  The family of Ray Davis and Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) detectives are asking for the public’s help in finding the 55-year-old missing man.

On November 25, 2010 at about 8:45 p.m., Davis was last seen near the 10000 block of Ruthelen Street in the City of Los Angeles.  Since then, he has not had any contact with his family.  Davis had been celebrating Thanksgiving with his family and wandered away from the home.  He has an artificial left eye and wears a goatee. Davis may be in need of medical treatment for his medical condition.

Davis is described as a male Black, with black hair and brown eyes.  He stands about six feet two inches tall and weighs around 194 pounds. He was last seen wearing a light gray shirt with white stripes, blue jeans and white tennis shoes.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Mr. Davis is asked to call Missing Persons Unit at 213-996-1800.  During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7.  Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crimestoppers 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.