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our 27 yeat old son is a 2006 graduate of u.s.c. soon after graduating he has ha

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our 27 yeat old son is a 2006 graduate of u.s.c. soon after graduating he has had sparse contact with his dad and i. he has severed all contact with us as of a year ago. we are in mississippi and are hard pressed to try and go to l.a. and find out what is going on. all we know is he was waiting tables at the tavern on west pico. we have gotten calls from credit card(s) collection agency's and the i.r.s. we fear drug/alchohol addiction, scientology. we are clueless and worried sick. his name is XXXXX XXXXX i just want him to speak to us.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Mental Health
Expert:  Dr. Mark replied 5 years ago.

Hi! I believe I can be of help with this issue.

First, let me say I can imagine how overwhelming this situation must be for you. Your suspicions seem well founded and I share your apprehension.

I don't know of anyone here who would be able to act on your behalf as we are mental health professionals and not private investigators. You might consider looking up private investigators in LA and asking how much they would charge to search for him.

Another option is to call yourselves. I assume you are referring to:

Westside Tavern. (310) 470-1539. 10850 West Pico Boulevard Los Angeles, CA.

So call them and see what information they might be willing to give you.

A third possibility is to call the Community Relations Office of the LA Police Dept. 213-486-6000

They may be willing to direct you to an agency or a section of the LAPD that might be willing to find him and verify he is not in danger or ill.

So those are three possible avenues. I wish you the very best!

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