Los Angeles police are asking for the public’s help to identify a child who was found alone in Union Station on July Fourth.
Officers with the LAPD’s Transit Services Division found the boy about 7 p.m. at the downtown L.A. hub, the department said.
The child, who is deaf, doesn’t seem to be able to communicate and did not respond to a sign language interpreter, the Los Angeles Police Department said.
The boy is black and appears to be between 5 and 7 years old. He stands about 3 feet, 5 inches tall and weighs around 60 pounds.
He has brown eyes and dark braided hair. He was wearing a blue down jacket, white tank top shirt, beige pants and gray tennis shoes, the LAPD said.
Please Retweet — We need your help to locate the family of this child found today at Union Station. It’s believed he is 5-7 years old, deaf and autistic and we have been unable to communicate with him. Any info please contact LAPD Transit Services Division at (213) 922-1410 pic.twitter.com/pgCPKd8KY1— LAPD HQ (@LAPDHQ) July 5, 2018
Anyone who has information to help identify the boy is asked to call the Transit Services Division at (213) 922-1410. Tipsters may contact the LAPD’s 24-hour tip line at (877) 527-3247 or Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.