October 1, 2015 NR15305mjl
Update Mr. Smith was found deceased in San Bernardino near Little Creek and Forest Road by the San Bernardino Sheriff’s Department.
Los Angeles: The family of Frank Smith Jr. and the Los Angeles Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit is requesting the public’s help in locating him.
Frank was last seen on September 3, 2015, at around 10:00 a.m., in the 4100 block of 3rd Avenue, in the City of Los Angeles.
Frank is described as a 93-year-old male Black with gray hair and brown eyes. He stands 5 feet 11 inches and weighs approximately 205 pounds. He was last seen wearing a short sleeve button down Hawaiian shirt, beige pants, and a dark baseball cap. Frank drives a two-door black 1994 Mercury Cougar, CA license plate number 3JST138. Frank may be in need of medical attention.
If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Frank Smith Jr., please contact the Los Angeles Police Department, Missing Persons Unit, Detective Thomas, (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.