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News Release

Thursday, October 27, 2005

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Critical Missing 81 Year-Old Woman

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department is asking for the public assistance in locating Ms. Josephine Draper, 81 years-old, who walked away from her residence at the 3900 block of Roxanne Street in Los Angeles.

Ms. Draper was last seen on October 26, 2005, at about 11:30 p.m.. Ms. Draper is an 81 year-old, female Black, 5'7" tall, weighs 150 lbs., brown eyes, gray hair with a dark complexion. She was last seen wearing a pink shirt and gray pants.

A photograph of Ms. Draper is not available.

Anyone who may have a photograph of Ms. Draper or know of her whereabouts is urged to contact Southwest Detectives at 213-485-6571. On weekends and during off-hours, call the 24-hour toll free number at 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).

UPDATE:

Ms. Draper has been located.