Elderly Man Missing from LAX NR14448jk

November 19, 2014

Los Angeles:  The family of Walter Wenko and Los Angeles Police Department Missing Persons Detectives are requesting the public’s assistance in locating Mr. Wenko.

On November 17, 2014, after disembarking from an Evergreen International Airlines flight, Mr. Wenko was last seen leaving the Customs area.  His family is concerned that he has not returned home and Mr. Wenko may be in need of medical attention.

Walter Wenko is described as a 70-year-old White male, with black and white hair and blue eyes.  He stands 6 feet tall, and weighs around 130 pounds.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Walter Wenko, please contact LAPD Missing Persons Unit Detective: 213-972-7859.  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.