UPDATE: UC Berkeley Student Goes Missing Near USC NR15101ne

March 29, 2015

March 30, 2015

Updated: Earlier
today the Los Angeles Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit
learned that the California Highway Patrol conducted an
investigation of a tragic traffic collision that took place on the
Eastbound 10 Freeway on Saturday, March 28th around 2:25 a.m.
During the investigation, the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office
confirmed that the pedestrian struck on the freeway was
unfortunately our Missing Person, Mr. Eloi Vasquez.

The family is understandably very distraught and has respectfully
asked for privacy.

For more information regarding this horrific traffic accident,
please call the California Highway Patrol.

Los Angeles: The
family of 19 year-old, Eloi Vasquez and the Los Angeles Police
Department Southwest Area detectives are requesting the public’s
assistance in locating him.

Eloi was last seen on March 28, 2015 around 1:30 a.m., in the 600
block of West 28th Street attending a party with friends. Eloi
advised his friends that he wanted to take a walk. Eloi left the
party and did not return. Concerned friends tried to make contact
with him the following morning but had no success.

His family is concerned that he has not been located. Eloi did not
have money or an identification card with him.

Eloi Vasquez, is described
as a Hispanic male with black hair, brown eyes, stands 6 feet tall,
and weighs around 175 pounds. He was wearing a white t-shirt, grey
pants and white tennis shoes.

Anyone with information on Eloi Vasquez whereabouts is asked to
contact Southwest Area Watch Commander at (213) 485-2582. 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 1-800-222-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.