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News Release

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

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18-Year-Old Critical Missing Male NR16275ti

September 4, 2016 NR16275ti


Mr. Cazares has been located in good condition and re-united with his family.

Los Angeles: The family of Armando Cazares and the Los Angeles Police Department's Devonshire Division is requesting the public's help in locating him.

On September 4, 2016, around 2:30 a.m., Cazares was last seen at his residence in the 20900 block of Gresham Street in Canoga Park. His family has not seen or heard from him and is extremely concerned for his welfare.

Cazares is described as an 18-year-old Hispanic male with black hair and brown eyes. He stands 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs around 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing a yellow shirt, black basketball shorts and black tennis shoes.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Armando Cazares is asked to contact
Devonshire Division Watch Commander, at (818) 832-0633. 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.