Downtown Los Angeles header image
Los Angeles Police Department Badge

Official Site of The LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT

News Release

Monday, April 28, 2014

Media Relations

73-Year-Old Missing Man NR14172ne

The friend of Gregorio Olvera and the Los Angeles Police Department requests the public’s assistance in locating him.

Gregorio Olvera was last heard from on April 24, 2014, around 8-9 a.m.  Mr. Olvera was last seen at the 400 block of 7th Street, in the City of Los Angeles.  Olvera left from his residence and has not returned.  Friends are concerned that he has not been located.

Mr. Olvera is described as a 73-year-old male Hispanic with grey hair, brown eyes, 5’07 inches  and weighs approximately 185 pounds.  Mr. Olvera was last seen wearing a blue sweater.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Gregorio Olvera please contact the Los Angeles Police Department, Missing Persons Unit, Detective L. Saiza: (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 LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.