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News Release

Thursday, July 12, 2012

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Juvenile (Daniel King) was located at around 12:30 a.m., this morning and has been reunited with his family.

Los Angeles:  The family of Daniel King and the Los Angeles Police Department’s Wilshire Division are asking for the public’s help to locate King.

On July 11, 2012, around 8:00 p.m., 10-year-old Daniel King was last seen in the 1200 block South Victoria Avenue after running out of his residence and has not been seen or heard from since. King is autistic and his family is very concerned for his welfare.

He is described as a male White with brown hair and blue eyes. He stands 5 feet tall, and weighs about 70 pounds.  King was last seen wearing a blue shirt, blue shorts, and black “crock” shoes.

Anyone with information on Kings whereabouts is asked to contact the LAPD Wilshire Division at 213-473-0476. 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 1-800-222-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.