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News Release

Monday, September 26, 2016

Media Relations

14-Year-Old Critical Missing Male NR16301dm


Rene Pedro-Perez was safely located and has been reunited with his family.

Panorama City:
The family of Rene Pedro-Perez and detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Mission Division are asking for the public's help in locating him.

Rene was last seen on September 24, 2016, around 12:30 p.m., in the 9400 block of Van Nuys Boulevard in Panorama City. He has not been seen or heard from since and his family is extremely concerned for his welfare. Rene requires medication to control seizures.

Rene is described as a male Hispanic with short black hair and brown eyes. He stands 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs approximately 120 pounds. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, white and black shorts and black "Nike" sandals.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Rene Pedro-Perez, please contact Mission Area Juvenile Detectives, at (818) 838-9810 or (818) 838-9800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (1-877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the L.A. 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 online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the L.A. Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.