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News Release

Monday, July 16, 2012

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35-Year-Old Man Missing NR12333cj

Los Angeles:  The family of Anthony Lara and the Los Angeles Police Department are asking for the public’s help in locating the whereabouts of Lara.

On July 15, 2012, around 5 a.m., Lara was last seen at a UPS, in the City of Bell. He left work early and has not returned home.  His family is extremely concerned for his welfare due to his medical condition.

Lara is described as a 35-year-old Hispanic male, with black hair and brown eyes. He stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs about 170 pounds. He was seen wearing dark clothing and a navy blue hat.  Lara was driving a 1996 Green Honda Accord, license number 4WCB027.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Anthony Lara is asked to contact Hollenbeck Station at 323-342-4100. 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 1-800-222-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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