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News Release

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Media Relations

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Los Angeles: The family of Sun Hee Lee and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public's help in locating Ms. Lee.

On December 15, 2015, around 10:00 a.m., Ms. Lee was last seen in the 1000 block of South Kingsley Drive in the City of Los Angeles. Ms. Lee's family is extremely concerned for her wellbeing because Ms. Lee suffers from Dementia and Alzheimer's disease and is in need of medication.

Ms. Lee is described as an 82-year-old female Korean, with grey hair and brown eyes. She is 5 feet tall and weighs approximately 95 pounds.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Sun Hee Lee, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department Los Angeles Police Department Missing Persons Unit, Detective L. Saiza 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 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.