Theophilus London found after friends and family reported him missing last week, according to a post on Instagram from his cousin Mikhail Noel, who is the contact listed in the first statement. “We found Theo safe and well,” Noel wrote. “At this time the family would like prayers and privacy. Thanks for everything!!!”
In the caption, Noel added: “Truly appreciate everyone’s support in finding my cousin. It is refreshing and rewarding to have such a strong support system of family and friends!!! God bless each and every one of you. ❤️❤️🙏🏾”
Theophilus London’s friends and family filed a missing persons report with the Los Angeles Police Department on December 27, after not hearing from the artist for months. A representative from Secretly Group shared the news on December 28, offering a statement detailing London’s disappearance. “Over the past few weeks, friends and family of Theophilus London have been working together to piece together his whereabouts,” the statement read. “The last time anyone spoke to him was reportedly from July 2022 in Los Angeles.”
Secretly’s statement also included a message from London’s father: “Theo, your Dad loves you, son. We miss you. And all your friends and relatives are looking for you. Either way you send us some signal. No matter where we go, you will be taken son.”
Pitchfork has reached out to the Los Angeles Police Department and Secretly Group for more information.