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News Release

Friday, August 10, 2018

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Critical Missing 73-Year-Old Man NR18215ne

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August 8, 2018 around 1:30 p.m., Ryeu Kim was located and reunited with his family member.

The family of Ryeu Kim, and the Los Angeles Police Department requests the public's assistance in locating Ryeu Kim.

Mr. Kim was last seen on August 8, 2018 around 5:30 a.m., near the 20200 block of Via Galileo in the City of Northridge.

Mr. Kim is described as a 73-year-old Korean male with gray hair, brown eyes, 5'11"and weighs approximately 135 pounds. Mr. Kim was last seen wearing a black shirt with white sleeves and blue pants. He wears a bracelet on his left wrist with home address written. Mr. Kim suffers from dementia and his family is concerned for his safety.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Mr. Kim please contact the Los Angeles Police Department, Missing Persons Unit, and Detective M. Palmer 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 the LA 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 onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.