Dawud Qayyim Karriem
Dawud, approximate photo date 2017
Missing since: 02/07/2017
Type of missing case: Endangered Missing
Date of Birth: 11/19/1929 (90)
Age at time of disappearance: 87 years old
Height / Weight: 5'7, 140 pounds
Other characteristics: African-American male. Black hair, black eyes. Dawud may use the name Daniel Baker. His nickname is Al. His eyesight is very poor and he uses a cane to walk.
Details at time of disappearance: Dawud was last seen in the 1100 block of Elizabeth Street in Pasadena, California on February 7, 2017. He has never been heard from again. He was in good health at the time of his disappearance and, although he did not own a car, he frequently took walks in the Pasadena area. It's uncharacteristic of him to leave without warning.
Three weeks after Dawud's disappearance, his grandson, 38-year-old Raheem Karriem, was charged with murder in connection with the shooting death of a Los Angeles, California man. Raheem was the last person known to have seen his grandfather, and after his murder arrest he was named as a person of interest in Dawud's disappearance. He has a criminal record, mainly for financial crimes, and was on parole when Dawud disappeared.
Dawud's case remains unsolved and no one has been charged in connection with his disappearance.
Other case information
Agency in charge: Pasadena Police Department
Other information: California Attorney General's Office
The Pasadena Star News
CBS Los Angeles
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Revised: October 12, 2004. Last updated March 9, 2018