Police searched Monday for a missing and possibly suicidal man.
Daniel Oliver Kwok, 40, a transient, sent a text to a relative that he wanted to commit suicide, La Verne police said. His whereabouts at the time were unknown.
La Verne police became involved because the relative lives in that city, police Lt. T. Frayeh said. Bulletins were sent to other police agencies in an effort to locate Kwok.
Kwok is Asian, about 5 feet 2, 130 pounds, with brown eyes and brown hair, police said. He drives a white Nissan Versa or Sentra and has been known to frequent the Azusa Canyon area.
Anyone with information about his whereabouts was asked to call 911 or the La Verne police at (909) 596-1913.
—City News Service