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Man Goes Missing From Detroit Group Home

January 12, 2019 - 2:20 pm

DETROIT (WWJ) - Detroit police are asking the public for help locating a 21-year-old man who went missing from a group home on the city's northwest side.

Richard Phillips was last seen around 9:45 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20 in the 20000 block of Leewin, south of 8 Mile Road between Berg and Lahser. 

According to police, Phillips left the home after an argument and hasn't been seen or heard from since. 

Phillips is described as a white male, 6' tall, last seen wearing black and white clothing. No further description was provided. He is said to be in good physical condition but suffers from mental illnesses.

Anyone who has seen Phillips or knows of his whereabouts is asked to contact police at 313-596-5800. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.