Cecil Tyrone Whitson was last seen at 8th Street and Union Avenue, in the City of Los Angeles, on November 14, 2014, around 5:30 PM. Cecil is suffering from Dementia, Diabetes and PTSD. Cecil is a Vietnam veteran. Cecil’s family is concerned that he has not been located.
Anyone with information on Cecil Tyrone Whitson’s whereabouts is asked to contact Detective A. Mercado of LAPD’s Missing Persons Unit at 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 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