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News Release

Friday, December 7, 2012

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Los Angeles:  The family of Rowan Patrick Woods and the Los Angeles Police Department are asking for the public’s help to locate him.

Woods was last seen on November 30, 2012, in the area of Hollywood Blvd and Vine St in the City of Los Angeles.  He was last seen wearing a blue hoodie sweatshirt and cargo pants.  Woods was recently discharged from the US Army and may be in need of medical attention.

Woods is described as a 20-year-old White male, with brown hair, brown eyes.  He stands 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 155 pounds.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Rowan Patrick Woods please contact the Los Angeles Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit, Detectives Baca or Carlton at 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 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.