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LASD - East Los Angeles Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
Wednesday November 7th, 2018 :: 03:50 p.m. PST


*UPDATE* #LASD Found at Critical Missing Juvenile Anthony “Tony” Acosta

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department East Los Angeles Station detectives are advising Anthony “Tony” Acosta, has been safely reunited with his family.
LASD and his family would like to thank everyone for their help.
Forwarded by:
Kimberly Alexander, Deputy
Sheriff’s Information Bureau – Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department 
Hall of Justice - First floor                  
211 W. Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Original Press Release is as Follows:

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s East Los Angeles Station detectives are asking for the public’s help in locating Critical Missing Juvenile Anthony “Tony” Acosta. He is a 12 year-old male Hispanic who was last seen near West Vernon Avenue and South Flower Street in Los Angeles, Monday, November 5, 2018, at approximately, 5:00 p.m.

Tony is described as 5’04” tall, 250lbs., short black hair, and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a red shirt, tan pants, black shoes and carrying a black hooded sweatshirt.

His family have not seen or heard from him. He has no history of running away. They are very concerned and asking for the public’s help in located him.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's East Los Angeles Station at (323) 264-4151.

If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website

LASD - East Los Angeles Station, Los Angeles County Sheriff
5019 E 3rd St
East Los Angeles, CA 90022

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 323-264-4151

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