Help Sought to Find 93-Year-Old Man

Family members and police sought the public's help on Monday to find a 93-year-old man who was last seen on Thursday.

Frank Smith Jr. was last seen at 10 a.m. in the 4100 block of Third Avenue.

He's described as black with gray hair and brown eyes. He's 5-foot-11 and weighs about 205 pounds.

He was last seen wearing a short-sleeve button down Hawaiian shirt, beige pants, and a dark baseball cap. He drives a two-door black 1994 Mercury Cougar, CA license plate number 3JST138. He may be in need of medical attention.

Anyone with information is asked to 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, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.

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