Juan Rico

Above: Rico, circa 1987


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: January 20, 1987 from Los Angeles, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: June 24, 1905
  • Age: 81 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'7, 140 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Hispanic male. Brown hair, brown eyes. Rico may use the first name Carmen and/or the last name Puente. His nickname is Grandpa. Rico is balding. He has a scar on his left hand and no teeth.
  • Clothing/Jewelry Description: Blue pants, a blue jacket, and a leather belt with the name "Carmen" stitched across the back and written on the buckle.
  • Medical Conditions: Rico is senile.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Rico was last seen at his home in Los Angeles, California on January 20, 1987. He has never been heard from again. Few details are available in Rico's case.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department


    Source Information
    California Attorney General's Office


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated December 12, 2015; distinguishing characteristics updated.

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