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News Release

Monday, November 1, 2010

Media Relations

33-Year-Old Missing Man NR10513bb

Los Angeles.  The family of Brendan Moriarty and Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) are asking for the public’s help in finding the 33-year-old missing man.

Moriarty was last seen near the 2000 block of South Western Avenue in the City of Los Angeles, has not been seen or heard from since October 19, 2010.  Moriarty may be in need of medical attention for a serious medical condition.

Moriarty is described as a male Caucasian with brown hair and blue eyes.  He’s 6 feet tall and weighs 175 pounds.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Moriarty is asked to call Missing Persons Unit Detective Kristin Merrill at 213-996-1800.  During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7.  Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crimestoppers 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.