Los Angeles: The family of
Zakiyyah Elamin and the Los Angeles Police Department’s Missing
Person’s Unit are requesting the public’s assistance in locating a
missing 60-year-old female resident of Los Angeles.
March 23, 2015, around 7 a.m., Ms. Zakiyyah Elamin was last seen in
the 1000 block of West 39th Street in the City of Los Angeles.
Considering her age, Ms. Elamin’s family is extremely concerned for
her safety. Zakiyyah Elamin is described as a 60-year-old Black
female, with brown hair and brown eyes. She stands 4 feet, 11
inches tall, and weighs around 150 pounds.
Anyone with information on Zakiyyah Elamin’s 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 LAPDOnline.org, click on “webtips” and follow the prompts.