Critical Missing 79-Year-Old Female NR22349mp

November 22, 2022


Shirley Jewell was located in Downey in good condition and will be reunited with her family.


Los Angeles:  The Los Angeles Police Department, and the friends and family of Shirley Jewell are asking for the public’s help in locating her.

On November 18, 2022, around 12:30 p.m., Shirley was last seen on foot in the area of the 700 block of West 84th Place in Los Angeles.  Shirley’s family believes she may be in the Huntington Park area but is not familiar with that area.

Shirley is described as female African-American with black hair and brown eyes.  She stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs approximately 185 pounds.  Shirley was last seen wearing a black and blue sweater, gray pants, and white shoes.

Shirley Jewell

If you have seen or know the whereabouts of Shirley Jewell, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department’s 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, click on “webtips” and follow the prompts.