UPDATE: Police find missing man, 84, who left medical facility


Police said they have located Herbert Jones, 84, who was reported missing after walking away from a medical care facility on Monday night.

Jones was located at about 12:40 p.m. today in the 3800 block of Studebaker Road. He was unharmed and has been reunited with his family, police said.


Police are asking for the public’s help in locating an 84-year-old man who left a care facility with another resident on Monday.

Herbert Jones was last seen at about 10 p.m. Monday at the medical facility located in the 3300 block of Magnolia Avenue, Long Beach police said. He suffers from medical conditions and “may become disoriented,” police said.

He is described as black, 5-foot-8, 170 pounds with gray hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a gray sweater, gray pants and dark-colored shoes.

Anyone with information regarding this missing person is urged to call the LBPD 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.

Herbert Jones, 84, was last seen around 10 p.m. Monday in the 3300 block of Magnolia Avenue. Photo courtesy of Long Beach police.

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