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Friday October 28th, 2016 :: 01:23 p.m. PDT


An update to this message has been issued.

#LASD is Seeking the Public's Help in Locating an At Risk Missing Person, John Richard King

Detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 63-year-old John Richard King.


Mr. King, left his home in the city of La Puente on Thursday, October 27, 2016, to go hiking at Chantry Flats in the city of Sierra Madre, and did not return.  He is 5' 10" tall, 220 lbs., has brown eyes, short gray hair, and a gray beard. 


Mr. King’s vehicle was located in the parking area of Chantry Flats.


He is an avid hiker and his family is very concerned for his well-being.


Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP, or “P3 Mobile” for the hearing impaired, on Google play or the App Store, or by using the website



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