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Detroit Police Searching For Missing Suicidal Teen

July 13, 2018 - 10:04 am

DETROIT (WWJ) - Police in Detroit are searching for a missing 16-year-old boy who is said to be suicidal. 

Police say Rakwan Weeden was last seen around 4 p.m. Thursday at a gas station in the 1200 block of South Deacon, near Fort Street and Schaefer Highway on the city's southwest side. It's across the city from where he lives, in the 13000 block of Asbury Park near the Southfield Freeway and I-96.

Weeden is described as a black male, 5'8" tall and 150 lbs. with medium-length, curly, black hair. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt with the word "ICARUS" on the front and black shorts. Police say Weeden is in good physical condition but is suicidal.

Anyone who sees Weeden or knows of his whereabouts is asked to contact police at 313-596-5840 or 313-596-5800.