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News Release

Wednesday, July 25, 2001

Media Relations

Critical-Missing Person in Need of Medication Reported to LAPD

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Mr. Dale Hirschy; a reported Critical Adult Missing Person (MP).

Mr. Hirschy was last seen on Tuesday, July 3, 2001 when he left his aunt’s residence on the 1000 block of Arlington Avenue, in Los Angeles. He has been diagnosed as being developmentally disabled and is in need of medication for his condition. Mr. Hirschy habitually carries a bible with him. It is believed Mr. Hirschy is not carrying identification.

Mr. Hirschy is described as a 46 year old male White with black/gray hair, brown eyes, 5’11"and weighs approximately 180 pounds. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and khaki pants, unknown color tennis shoes.

Anyone with information regarding Mr. Hirschy is urged to contact the Los Angeles Police Department, Missing Persons Unit, at 213-485-5381.

Mr. Hirschy's family will handle all press contacts and provide photographs of MP. Mr. Delbert Hirschy can be contacted at 323-735-3862.

This press release was prepared by Public Information Officer Eduardo Funes, Media Relation Section, 213-485-3586.