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News Release

Friday, July 15, 2016

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$1000 Reward for 79-Year-Old Missing male Adult NR16220jh

July 14, 2016

Mr. Kwon was located and has been reunited with his family.

Los Angeles:
The family of Kyong Kwon and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Persons Unit are requesting for the public's help in locating him.

Mr. Kwon also known as Bruce was last seen on July 13, 2016, around 1:00 a.m., in the 12000 block of Osborne Street in the City of Los Angeles. Mr. Kwon suffers from Pugilistic Alzheimer and will not remember where he lives. His family is extremely concerned and is offering $1000 to anyone that can locate him.

Mr. Kwon is described as a 79-year-old male Korean with brown hair and brown eyes. He stands 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs approximately 145 pounds. Mr. Kwon was last seen wearing a black/white checkered shirt, gray/black pants, a black cap, and a black/white watch with leather band.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Kyong Kwon is asked to contact Los Angeles Police Department 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.