Family Seeks Help Locating Missing Willowbrook Teenager With Severe Autism
Family members and police were asking for the public’s help locating a missing teenager with severe autism, authorities announced Thursday.
Gabriel Martinez was last seen around 2:10 p.m. on Monday in the 14000 block of South San Pedro Street in Willowbrook, according to a news release from the Los Angeles Police Department.
The 19-year-old was described by his family as being non-verbal and they expressed concern that he had not returned or been located, police stated.
Martinez is a Hispanic man with black hair and hazel eyes. He stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 125 pounds.
He was last seen wearing a black jacket with white stripes on the arms and tan pants.
Anyone with information was asked to contact Detective L. Saiza, LAPD Missing Persons Unit, at 213-996-1800.