Topanga Canyon News
87-Year-Old Man Missing In Canoga Park
By Kyle Maloney
Mar 11, 2013 - 10:52:57 PM

TOPANGA CANYON—The Los Angeles Police Department’s Topanga Station is asking the public for help in a continuing search for Richard Young, an 87-year-old man who was last seen near 22928 Roscoe Blvd., around noon on Monday, March 4.
LAPD Topanga Station

According to police, Young is a white male, 5 feet, 7 inches tall and 130 pounds. He is described as having a fair complexion, along with grey eyes, grey hair and a grey beard. It has also been mentioned that Young is a heavy drinker.

Officials have suggested Young could be the victim of elder abuse, but did not go into detail.

When Canyon News asked if there was any new information since reports of Young’s disappearance surfaced last Monday, Sergeant Alex Kim said, “Detective’s have some clues, but nothing final. The Missing Persons Department is taking over the investigation as of now.”

If anyone has any information on Young’s whereabouts, authorities ask that you please contact the LAPD’s Topanga Station at (818) 756-4810.

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