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News Release

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

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71-Year-Old Missing Woman NR12277bb


Last night, around 11:30 p.m., Lefkowitz was found in the city of Carson in good health.

Los Angeles: 
  The family of Linda Kay Lefkowitz and the Los Angeles Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public’s help to locate Lefkowitz.

On June 18, 2012, around 8:30 a.m., Lefkowitz was last seen at her residence located in the 200 block of Tranquillo Road in the West Los Angeles Area, prior to leaving her place of business in Santa Monica. Lefkowitz never returned home and has not been seen or heard from since. Her family is extremely concerned for her welfare because this unexplained disappearance is totally out-of-character for Lefkowitz.

Lefkowitz is described as a female Caucasian with blonde hair, green eyes, stands 5 feet 3 inches tall, and weighs about 130 pounds with a small build and light complexion.  Lefkowitz was last seen wearing black pants with a blue and white blouse.  Lefkowitz was driving a silver 2001 Mercedes-Benz E320, 4-door sedan with a license plate number of 4SXT787.

Anyone with information on Linda Kay Lefkowitz’ whereabouts is asked to contact the LAPD 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 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.