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LASD - Missing Persons Unit
Friday May 4th, 2012 :: 10:04 p.m. PDT

MISSING since Tues: Gavin Smith, MW/57, 6'06",210, grey/blonde,goatee;2000 Mercedes E500,black #6EKT044, Ventura / LACounty

Updated: Thursday, May 17, 2012
Mr. Smith and his car are still missing. The search is continuing.

Updated: Mon, May 7, 2012, 8am.
Mr. Smith and his car are still missing

Updated. Sun, May 6, 2012, noon.

Sat, May 5, 2012, 1:30pm.
Info. Updated re: residence and vehicle information.

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Is Seeking The Public’s Assistance In Locating A Missing Person

MISSING PERSON: Gavin Smith, male White, 57 years old


6' 06", 210 lbs., grey hair with blonde highlights, green eyes, has a goatee.

Scar: approximate 5" scar on his calf, and an approximate 4” scar on the inner right wrist.

Last seen wearing purple pants, and black and grey shoes.

* (VEHICLE Model number Info Updated: Sat, May 5, 2012: 1:30pm)

2000 Mercedes E500 (the model number on the back of the car was changed to E500 although the car is actually a 420E), black, has padded storage racks on roof, tinted windows, California license plate #6EKT044


Detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the above missing person.

* (UPDATED Residence Info: Sat, May 5, 2012: 1:30pm)

The missing person, Gavin Smith, was last seen at his friend's residence in the Oak Park area (near Simi Valley, Ventura County) between 9:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1st, 2012. He left in the above listed vehicle and has not been heard from since.

Gavin Smith he has employment connections in Calabasas and family connections in West Hills (west San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles County).

His family is very concerned and is also asking for the public’s assistance in locating Mr. Smith.

Any information, please contact the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau, Missing Person’s Detail.

For Any Information Contact:

DETECTIVE T. ABRAHAM or DETECTIVE C. CARNS File Number 012-02470-2254-400 Phone (323) 890-5500 Fax (323) 887-1160 L.A.S.D. Homicide Bureau, 5747 Rickenbacker Road, Commerce 90040 CRIME STOPPERS On Line: - phone: 800 222-TIPS (8477) - or text “TIPLA” plus your tip to 274637 or CRIMES

Forwarded by:
Peter Gomez, Deputy
Mike Parker, Captain
Sheriff's Headquarters Bureau - Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
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Office: 323-267-4800

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LASD - Missing Persons Unit
5747 Rickenbacker Rd
Commerce, CA 90040

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