Detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Missing Persons Unit are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Tom “Tommy” Ikuta, a 75 year-old Japanese male who was last seen on Monday, Sept. 4 at about 11 p.m., when he left his residence in the 43000 block of 7th Street East, Lancaster.

Ikuta is described as 5’02”, 95 lbs, and has black/grey hair, brown eyes and has front top and bottom teeth missing. He was last seen wearing a grey shirt, blue jeans and driving a Light Blue ’89 Ford Mustang Convertible, CA/7RLE263.

Ikuta frequents the San Fernando area and is known to be forgetful.

His family has not seen or heard from him and are seeking the public’s help.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau, Missing Persons Unit, Detective Abraham or Sergeant Nunez at (323) 890-5500. 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 MOBILE APP” on Google play or the App Store, or by using the website