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Case Type: Endangered Date of Birth: January 1, 1936 Missing Date: June 18, 2013 Age Now: 77 Missing City: Oxon Hill Missing State: Maryland Gender: Male Race: Black Complexion: Medium Height: 5’9″ Weight: 200 lbs. Hair Color: Bald Hair Length: Shaved Eye Color: Brown Wear Glasses or Contacts: No
Location Last Seen: McLeod was last seen around 9 p.m.
Circumstances of Disappearance: McLeod suffers from several medical conditions and may be in need of medication.
Last Seen Wearing: Unknown.
Identifying Marks or Characteristics: Unknown.
If you have information regarding the whereabouts of Lacy McLeod, please contact the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Regional Investigation Division – Southern Region at (301) 749-5064 or the Black and Missing Foundation’s confidential Tip Line.