Long Beach
Police Department

Media Relations
400 W. Broadway
Long Beach, CA 90802
(562) 570-5273
12/1/2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release # 2016
Subject:
**UPDATED* CRITICAL MISSING PERSON
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 Lloyd Thompson

Lloyd Thompson

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UPDATE: (12/02/16): On November 30, 2016, 81 year-old Lloyd Thompson was reported missing by his family. Missing Person Detectives reached out to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department for assistance in locating Mr. Thompson.

On December 2, 2016, Long Beach Police were notified by the San Bernardino County Sheriff Coroner that Mr. Thompson was found deceased. He was found in the late evening of December 1, 2016 by San Bernardino County Sheriff Search and Rescue, in an unincorporated area of San Bernardino near Interstate 15 and Glen Helen Parkway. His death appears to be of natural causes.

The Sheriff’s Department is to be commended for their commitment of resources in this case and we are thankful for their assistance. 

Original News Release (12/1/16):

The Long Beach Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing adult. The missing person, 81-year-old Lloyd Thompson, was last seen on the morning of November 28, 2016, at his residence in the 2100 block of Lime Avenue. He is diabetic and if not monitored, may become delusional.

His family reported him missing on November 30, 2016. That evening, his vehicle was found abandoned in a rural area near the Interstate Freeway 15 and Glen Helen Parkway.

The Victim is described as follows:

Name:                Lloyd Thompson
Age:                   81 years
Gender:              Male
Race/Ethnicity: African American
Height:              6’2”
Weight:             180 lbs.
Hair:                  Black
Eyes:                 Brown
Clothing:           Unknown
Scars/Marks/Tattoos: None
Medical Alert:   Diabetic


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