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News Release

Friday, February 16, 2018

Media Relations

Missing 53-Year-Old Man NR18057dm

Los Angeles: The family of James Vincent McDonald and the Los Angeles Police Department are asking for the public's assistance in locating him.

James was last seen on January 28, 2018, in the 1300 block of South Vermont Avenue in the City of Los Angeles. He has not been seen since, and his family is very concerned that he hasn't been located. James suffers from Schizophrenia.

James is described as a male White with gray hair and black eyes. He stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs around 180 pounds. James was last seen wearing a red flannel shirt, white t-shirt and blue jeans.

If you have seen or have any information regarding the whereabouts of James Vincent McDonald, please contact Detective Rodriguez, Missing Persons Unit 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 the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to Tipsters may also visit, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.