Long Beach
Police Department

Media Relations
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Long Beach, CA 90802
(562) 570-5273
11/19/2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release #
Subject:
*UPDATE* - CRITICAL MISSING PERSON - EDWARD RINGER
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Edward Ringer

Missing Person Edward Ringer 
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Today, 11/19/18, a Los Angeles area hospital notified LBPD that Missing Person Ringer was located by LAPD on 11/14/18 in good condition, and transported to their facility for treatment.


ORIGINAL NEWS RELEASE ISSUED ON:  11/13/18

The Long Beach Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating an elderly man who suffers from medical condition(s), may become disoriented, and is known to wander. 

The missing person was last seen on Monday, November 12, 2018, at approximately 6:00 p.m., and was reported missing later in the day. Caregiver believes the missing person left alone on foot. 

The missing person is described as follows:

Name:           EDWARD RENARD RINGER 
Age:              66-YEARS-OLD
Gender:        MALE
Race:            AFRICAN AMERICAN
Hair/Eyes:    BLACK/BROWN
Height:          5’09”
Weight:        140 LBS 
Clothing:     GREY BASEBALL CAP, WHITE T-SHIRT, GREY JEANS, AND BLACK SHOES 

The Long Beach Police Department continues to search for the missing person. Local hospitals, area law enforcement, and public transportation agencies have been notified. 

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 smart phone (available at the Apple App store and Google Play), or visiting www.lacrimestoppers.org.