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News Release

Saturday, April 3, 2010

Media Relations

66-Year-Old Man Critical Missing

Update

Today, Mr. Rimmer was found in the area of Topanga in good condition.

Los Angeles:  The family of David Rimmer and the Los Angeles Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Rimmer, who has been missing since yesterday evening.

On April 2, 2010, at around 6 p.m., Rimmer was last seen in the area of Nordhoff Street and Tampa Avenue in Northridge.  Since that time, he has not returned home or has not been in contact with his family.  The Rimmer family is concerned about his mental state and fear for his safety.  Rimmer is a resident of Winnetka.
 
Rimmer is described as a male White with gray hair and brown eyes.  He stands about 5 feet 10 inches tall, thin built, weighing approximately 175 pounds.  He was last seen wearing a bright green shirt, gray sweatpants and brown shoes.  Rimmer is mentally ill and suffers from Dementia.

*Photograph of Rimmer is available through Media Relations Section at 213-486-5910.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Mr. Rimmer is urged to contact LAPD Topanga Division at 818-756-4800.  During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should all rimestoppers 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 LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.