A 19-year-old college student with an undisclosed mental condition was missing Wednesday morning.
Ekene Malacky “Kenny” Okolie was last seen about 1 p.m. Monday when he walked away from a grocery store at Beverly Boulevard and Lafayette Park Place in the Westlake area of Los Angeles, according to Deputy Tracy Koerner of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
Okolie is black, 6 feet 2, 150 pounds, with short black hair, brown eyes and goatee. He was last seen wearing a long-sleeve black shirt with white design and blue jeans, Koerner said.
The school Okolie attends was not disclosed.
Anyone with information about Okolie’s whereabouts was asked to call Detective Matthew Pereida of the sheriff’s Missing Persons Unit at (323) 890-5500 or Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.