Ocala police are asking the public for help in locating a missing 16-year-old boy.
The Ocala Police Department made the announcement on Monday afternoon that 16-year-old Timarius Lee Mickens has been missing since Friday, October 1. He was last seen by his mother on Friday morning before he left for school.
Mickens has yet to return home and he is in need of medication, according to the OPD press release. He could possibly be with an unknown friend near Laurel Park Apartments.
Mickens is 5’10”, has a muscular build, and has short black hair. He’s possibly wearing a pair of black Jordan sneakers with rainbow-colored accents and he could be carrying a black/gray Jordan backpack.
If you have any information on Mickens’ whereabouts, please call the Ocala Police Department at 352-369-7000.