Police are seeking help locating a man who disappeared in east Las Vegas on Sunday night and may be in emotional distress and in need of medical attention.
Las Vegas police said Alejandro Morales-Linares was last seen around 6 p.m. near Freedom Park on the 800 block of North Mojave Road
The 18-year-old Morales-Linares only communicates using sign language. He is described as Hispanic, 5 feet, 9 inches tall, and 130 pounds with a medium build.
He was last seen in gray sweatpants and a gray hoodie. He has black hair and brown eyes.
A police press release said all hospitals will be asked to check their registers for the missing person and notify the police immediately. It should be noted that HIPAA allows disclosure upon law enforcement request and is authorized under 45 CFR Section 164.512.
Anyone with information on Morales-Linares and their whereabouts is encouraged to contact the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department at (702) 828-3111, during business hours at (702) 828-2907, or email missingpersons @ lvmpd to contact the missing persons detail. com.
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