Arthur James Lawson has been found in good health and has been
reunited with his family.
South Los Angeles:The family of Arthur James Lawson and the Los
Angeles Police Department Southwest Division are asking for the
public’s help to locate him.
last seen on June 16, 2015, at around 4:00 p.m., at his residence
located in the 3500 block of South Western Avenue. Lawson suffers
from dementia. Lawson has not been seen or heard from since and his
family is extremely concerned for his welfare.
Lawson is described as African American male, dark skin, medium
build with gray hair, brown eyes, 6’00” tall, weighing 210 pounds.
He was last seen wearing a red long sleeve shirt, blue jeans, and
If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts
of Arthur James Lawson, please contact Los Angeles Police
Department, missing Persons Unit, Detective Carlton 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.