44-Year-Old Missing Woman – NR23716mo

October 19, 2023

Los Angeles:  The family of Lashawn Scott and the Los Angeles Police Department’s Southeast Area officers are asking for the public’s help in locating her.

Lashawn was last seen on Monday, October 16, 2023, on foot in the 10300 Block of Compton Avenue in Watts. Lashawn is described as a female, African American, 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs 160 pounds. She has black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing gray sweatpants. Lashawn is non-verbal.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Lashawn Scott, please contact Los Angeles Police Department 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 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.