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News Release

Monday, November 7, 2016

Media Relations

87-Year-Old Critical Missing Elderly Man NR16336sr

Los Angeles: The family of Mr. William Peoples and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public's help in locating him.

Mr. Peoples, was last seen on October 26, 2016, around 5 p.m., in the 2000 block of West 99th Street in the city of Los Angeles.

Mr. Peoples is an 87-year-old male Black, with black and gray hair. He has brown eyes, stands 5' 8" and weighs approximately 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing a light colored shirt and blue jeans. He is driving a 1970 light blue-teal Ford pick-up truck, license 5D16462. Mr. Peoples is missing his left arm and suffers from dementia and diabetes.

Mr. Peoples

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of William Peoples contact Detective P. Roman, LAPD Missing Persons Unit, at (213) 996-1800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 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.