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News Release

Monday, August 24, 2015

Media Relations

34-Year-Old Missing Male Adult NR15282dm

August 26, 2015 NR15282ne


Lenon Hererea has been located and back home safe.

Van Nuys:
The family of Lenon Herrera and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Persons Unit is requesting the public's help in locating him.

Lenon was last seen on August 14, 2015, around 2:00 p.m., in the 6500 block of Hazeltine Avenue, in the Van Nuys area of Los Angeles. He has not been seen or heard from since, and his family is extremely concerned for his welfare. Lenon is recovering from recent open heart surgery.

Lenon is described as a 34-year-old male Hispanic with black hair and brown eyes. He stands 6 feet tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds. Lenon was last seen wearing black pants and glasses.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Lenon Herrera is asked to contact
Detective Carlton, LAPD 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 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.