LAPD: Albanian athlete missing from Special Olympics games
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police are asking for the public’s help in finding an Albanian athlete who disappeared after participating in the Special Olympics.
The Los Angeles Police Department says 44-year-old Andi Gusmari was last seen Saturday at about 8:30 p.m. at the University of Southern California.
According to investigators, Gusmari was wearing a red shirt that says “Albania” on the back of it when he went missing. Gusmari is described as 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighing 180 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.
Police were classifying his disappearance as critical.
Gusmari participated in a bowling competition and suffers from a speech impediment. He does not speak English.