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News Release

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Media Relations

60-Year-Old Missing Male Adult NR15298ml

Los Angeles: The family of Robert Castenada-Santilla and the Los Angeles Police Department requests the public's assistance in locating Mr. Castenada-Santilla.

Mr. Castenada-Santilla was last seen on August 27, 2015, at around 3:00 p.m., at the Starbucks located at 5th Street and Hill Street, in Los Angeles. Mr. Castenada-Santilla family is concerned that he has not returned home. Mr. Castenada-Santilla is diabetic and needs dialysis.

He is described as a 60 year-old male Hispanic, with brown hair, brown eyes, 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a green Polo shirt.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Mr. Castenada-Santilla, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department, Missing Persons Unit, Detective L. Saiza: (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 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.