Los Angeles: The family of
Tarik Diontre Owens and the Los Angeles Police Department Missing
Persons Unit are requesting for the public’s assistance in locating
Mr. Owens was last seen on January 29, 2011 around 7 p.m., in the
1800 block of Buckingham Road in the City of Los Angeles. Mr.
Owens’s family have not stopped looking for him, however he has not
been seen or heard from since. At the time of his disappearance,
Mr. Owens was suffering from mental illness therefore his family is
extremely concerned for his welfare. He left behind two young
daughters, a 13-year-old and an 11-year-old.
Tarik Diontre Owens is described as a 39-year-old male Black, with
black hair and brown eyes. He stands 5 feet 11 inches tall, and
weighs around 150 pounds.
Anyone with information on Tarik Diontre Owens’s whereabouts is
asked to contact the LAPD Missing Persons Unit Detectives Mercado
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 LAPDOnline.org, click on
“webtips” and follow the prompts.