Missing 72-Year-Old Man NR21273ll

October 6, 2021

Van Nuys: The Los Angeles Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating Jose Rivera-Firros.

Jose was last seen on Tuesday, October 5th, 2021, at 4:30 p.m. on foot on the 7400 block of Sepulveda Avenue in Van Nuys.

Jose is described as a 72-year-old male Hispanic with gray hair and brown eyes. He stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 115 pounds. Jose was last seen wearing a black shirt, dark jeans, and one Adidas shoe. He suffers from Dimentia and is currently taking medication.

Anyone with any information about the whereabouts of Jose Rivera-Firros is asked to contact LAPD Van Nuys Watch Commander at 818-374-9500. 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. Reference DR# 2109-14962.