BOSTON POLICE SEEK PUBLIC ASSISTANCE IN EFFORTS TO LOCATE MISSING PERSONThe Boston Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in their efforts to locate a person who has been missing since July 23, 2009. The missing person in this case was last seen leaving his home in the area of 266 Seaver Street in Roxbury. The missing person is described below: Name: Juan Figueroa Sex: Male Age: 20 Race: Black Hispanic Height: 5’9” Build: Slim Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown Special Characteristics: Victim has a goatee and tattoos on both his right hand (‘BM’) and right forearm (‘PAPO’). Incident Description: At about 12:56pm, on Wednesday, July 29, 2009, officers from Area B-2 (Roxbury) took a report for a missing person. According to the missing person’s mother, her son was last seen near their home, in the area of 266 Seaver Street, on Thursday, July 23, 2009 at approximately 10:00pm. The missing person’s mother says that her son, Juan Figueroa, suffers from a mental illness, possibly schizophrenia. Anyone with information regarding this person or her whereabouts is asked to please contact Area B-2 (Roxbury) detectives at (617) 343-4275. Community members who wish to remain anonymous can either call CrimeStoppers at 1(800)494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). missingperson.jpg