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Police seek information on missing L.A. man, 27

February 21, 2011 | 10:13 pm

Downes Authorities are seeking information on the whereabouts of a missing 27-year-old Los Angeles man who is said to be depressed.

Kyle Joseph Downes was last seen about 1 p.m. Wednesday at a residence in the 7300 block of Willoughby Avenue. Family members told Los Angeles police that he has never gone missing before and that they were concerned for his well-being.

Downes had reportedly been experiencing bouts of depression before his disappearance. Additionally, all of his belongings and his only registered vehicle, a motorcycle, were still at his home, police said.

Downes is white, 5 feet 8 and about 130 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a red T-shirt, blue jeans and black boots.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Persons Unit at (213) 996-1800.


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 Photo: Kyle Joseph Downes