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News Release

Friday, May 23, 2008

Media Relations

Mentally Challenged Cambodian Man Missing

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a
41-year-old Cambodian man with the mental capacity of a five-year-old.

On Thursday, May 22, 2008, Phok Lim, began his daily routine of picking up recyclable goods around his neighborhood. He left his home located in 10800 block of White Street in Sun Valley around 5:00 a.m., and has not been seen since.

Mr. Lim has black hair, brown eyes, stands 5’4” and weighs 149 pounds. He is blind in the left eye, walks with a sever limp and has the mental capacity of a five-year-old. In addition, Mr. Lim only speaks Cambodian.

A photograph is available through Media Relations Section 213-485-3586.

Anyone with information is asked to call the North Hollywood Division at 818-623-4016, or the 24-hour toll free number at 1-877-LAWFULL (529-3855).

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