Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) is asking for public’s assistance in locating 69-year-old Kathryn Crawford-Baxter a resident of Los Angeles.
On Friday, July 24, 2009 at around 1:45 p.m., Kathryn was dropped off at a park at Valley Circle and Ingomar in Canoga Park by a relative to enjoy some fresh air. When the relative returned Kathryn could not be found. Kathryn suffers from dementia and needs her medication. Kathryn was wearing a yellow and red striped shirt and olive green pants.
Kathryn is described as female, African-American, 5’02”, 120 lbs, with brown straight hair, brown eyes and a small build. She was carrying a black purse.
Los Angeles Police Department, Wilshire Division Area is handling the investigation. Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact detectives at 213-473-0476. During off-hours, calls may be directed to a 24-hour, toll-free number at 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (527-3247). Callers may also text “Crimes” with a cell phone or log on to www.lapdonline.org and click on Web tips. When using a cell phone, all messages should begin with “LAPD.” Tipsters may remain anonymous.