UPDATE: Missing 42-year-old man found in Torrance

Editor’s note: Police said Thursday afternoon that Pedro Luis Tlatenchi was found by detectives unharmed in the city of Torrance.

The Long Beach police department would like the public’s help in finding Pedro Luis Tlatenchi, 42, who was last seen on Sep. 7, 2021, at approximately 11:15 a.m.

A relative last saw Tlatenchi near the 24000 block of Crenshaw Boulevard in Torrance, police said. He suffers from medical conditions and can become easily disorientated or confused, according to police.

He’s described as a hispanic male, about 5’4″ and weighing 185 pounds. He has black hair, brown eyes and scratches on his legs, according to a police statement. Police said he was last seen wearing a dark-colored sweater, white t-shirt, baggy blue jeans and brown sandals.

Anyone with information regarding this missing person is urged to call our Missing Persons Detail at (562) 570-7246 or Police Dispatch at (562) 435-6711. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may submit a tip through “LA Crime Stoppers” by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), downloading the “P3 Tips” app to your smartphone (available at the Apple App store and Google Play), or visiting www.lacrimestoppers.org.

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