Long Beach
Police Department

Media Relations
400 W. Broadway
Long Beach, CA 90802
(562) 570-5273
12/16/2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release #
Subject:
*UPDATE* LOCATED CRITICAL MISSING - DARYL RUSSELL GRAFIOUS
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UPDATE:

Critical missing was located unharmed in Riverside and has been reunited with his family.

Original News Release 12/14/18:     

Daryl Russell Grafious  Daryl Russell Grafious sitting at a table with a grey sweater and black hat

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The first photo is from 10/16/17. The second photo was taken within the last month. 

The Long Beach Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating 85-year-old Daryl Russell Grafious who suffers from medical conditions and was last seen on Friday, December 7, 2018.

A family member reported last seeing the victim in the 4100 block of Elm Avenue at approximately 3:00 p.m., but last spoke to him on Sunday, December 9, 2018. Grafious’ vehicle, a black 2013 Dodge Dart L#7AVK244, is also missing. Grafious has not taken his medication since December 7th and may become disoriented. Detectives believe he visited a local restaurant on Wednesday, December 12, 2018.

Critical Missing Grafious is described as follows:

Name: Daryl Russell Grafious
Age: 85 years old
Gender: Male
Race: White
Height: 5’06”
Weight: 134 lbs
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Blue
Clothing: Unknown, may be wearing black jacket and red pants
Scars/Marks: Scar on stomach
Medical Alerts: Suffers from medical condition(s) and may become disoriented
Additional Info: Walks with a cane

The Long Beach Police Department continues to search for the victim. Local hospitals have been alerted and area law enforcement and public transportation agencies have also been notified. Anyone who sees this individual or has information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Long Beach Police Department at (562) 435-6711 or 9-1-1.