Sunday, May 6, 2012

Gavin Smith Missing: Police in desperate search for top 20th Century Fox executive missing for four days

Los Angeles police are searching for a missing movie executive who disappeared on Tuesday.

Gavin Smith, a longtime 20th Century Fox employee, was last seen driving his black 200 Mercedes 420E sedan between 9 and 10pm near his Oak Park family home, according to a police bulletin.

The 57-year-old has worked in the film corporation's distribution department in Calabasas for nearly 18 years.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department enlisted the public's help in its search for Mr Smith, branch manager for theatres in Dallas and Oklahoma City, in a special bulletin distributed on Friday.

Fox distribution president Chris Aronson told The Hollywood Reporter there was no indication of problems that might have led to his disappearance. Read More