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Friday, September 7, 2012

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82-Year-Old Critical Missing Woman From Hollywood Home NR12424cj

Los Angeles:   The family of Bok Dal Kang and the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Hollywood Division are asking for the public’s help to locate Kang.

On September 7, 2012 around 7:45 a.m., Mrs. Kang left her home in the 1900 block of Argyle Avenue in Hollywood and has not been seen since.  Kang is a Korean female who stands at 5'-04" and weighs about 130 lbs.  She has grayish brown hair and brown eyes with a light complexion.  She has age spots on her face and wears glasses. She also uses a walker.   Kang speaks primarily Korean and minimal English.  She suffers from Alzheimer's and Dementia.

Anyone with information on Kang’s whereabouts is asked to contact the LAPD Hollywood Division at 213-485-4328.  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 LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.

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