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Lake Forest Man, 62, Reported Missing

Robert Jerry Attias has not been heard from since Oct. 16. His family is concerned for his well-being.

A Lake Forest man in need of medical attention has not been heard from since Oct. 16, authorities said Monday.

Robert Jerry Attias, 62, was reported missing by his family Oct. 20 after three days without hearing from him. His family last heard from him Oct. 16 when his sister spoke with him via telephone at about 10:30 p.m.

She told police Attias was feeling "despondent" as a result of recent issues with a longterm girlfriend. He needs medical attention, authorities said.

According to his website, Attias is a comedian and musician who goes by the moniker "The Rock 'n' Roll Kid." He is also a sculptor, according to the site.

The disappearance is "extremely out of character" for the 62-year-old, his family told police. He has never done anything similar before, they said.

Police are having difficulty tracking Attias because there has been no activity on his cellphone or bank account, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Department.

Attias drives a gray 2012 four-door Honda Accord, license plate 6UGF043.

He is white, 5-foot-10, 190 pounds, has short gray hair and is balding on top. He has brown eyes and wears glasses.

Anyone who has seen Attias or his vehicle is asked to call the Orange County Sheriff's Department at 714-647-4578 or 714-628-7170.

Thank God you didn't go to law school! May 09, 2013 at 07:00 AM
Happy Birthday Darling Amazing Rock n Roll Kid, you have given incredible enjoyment to us and touched 1000's and 1000's of peoples lives.... (*since the time you sat in back of Lincoln in math class*)... with your music and comedy we all became instant fan's following you for decades! *Your point being*....We are all blessed dearest Robert and you have amazed us all with your fantastic creative talents! Thank God you didn't go to law school!! You've had us rolling on the floor in laughter with your hysterical one liners and incredible timing!!! You are The King of Comedy! You are a brilliant businessman, UCLA & Cal State LA Graduate, taught at prestigious Crossroads School in Santa Monica, multi-talented artist, athletic paddle tennis lover, caring, gentle, supportive, special man that we are all so grateful to have had the honor to have touched our lives. We all love you and miss you tremendously! We're still in shock of this unnecessary tragedy! I miss our special friendship! You're now free to play your passion: paddle tennis 24/7 ! How's that backhand slice Robert? *If you know what i mean and i think you do* ! FYI Fanclub: Robert always joked around but was deeply touched by all your devotion all these decades and adores all of you, Laurie. And Robert the answer to your question Oct. 15th is : yes *a few of Robert's hysterical one liners...
Thank God you didn't go to law school! May 09, 2013 at 07:13 AM
May 8th is Robert's Birthday.....you are in our hearts forever Robert ........*tough crowd!*
debra foley March 11, 2014 at 07:44 PM
Who are all you freaks? I was with Robert from 1989 till Oct. 2012 he never mentioned a Laurie or Cyndie? Deborah
debra foley March 11, 2014 at 11:42 PM
I can't believe strangers can act like they knew someone just by watching them preform, it's really insulting!

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