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Monday, January 19, 2015

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***UPDATE***

Christopher Yoon Lee was found at a Long Beach Hospital in good condition and is waiting to be reunited with his family.

Los Angeles:
The family of Christopher Yoon Lee and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Person's Unit are asking for the public's help to locate Christopher.

On January 17, 2015 around 12:00 p.m., Christopher was last seen at the 1400 block of Lomita Boulevard in the City of Los Angeles. Christopher's family is extremely concerned for his welfare because he is autistic and he is not familiar with the area because he's only lived there a short time.

Christopher is described as a 41-year-old Korean male; he stands 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs about 140 pounds, long black hair, and black eyes. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, tan shorts and black and red slippers.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Christopher Yoon Lee, 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.


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