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Monday, August 25, 2014

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44-year-old Missing Man NR14322bb

Los Angeles:  The facility caring for Kenneth Reed and the Los Angeles Police Department are asking for the public’s help to locate Mr. Reed.

Kenneth Reed was last seen on August 24, 2014, around 10 p.m., in the 1700 block of Temple Street in the City of Los Angeles.  Mr. Reed’s facility is concerned that he has not returned or been located.

Mr. Reed is described as a 44-year-old Black male with black hair and brown eyes.  He stands 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs about 140 pounds.  Mr. Reed was last seen wearing a red sweater and black pants.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Kenneth Reed, please contact Detective Saiza from the Los Angeles Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit at (213) 996-1800.  During non- business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247).  Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477).  Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers 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.



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