Caleb Copeland

Teen Boy with Mental Health Issues Missing for Days, Mother Fears for His Safety

Michigan police are searching for a teen boy who disappeared in Detroit several days ago.

Caleb Copeland, 16, was last seen May 27 at around 6 p.m. in the 8300 block of Rosemont Avenue. According to his mother, Caleb left home without permission and didn’t tell anyone where he was going.

Caleb is described as a Black male who stands 6-feet tall and weighs around 175 pounds. He was last seen wearing Adidas pants, brown dress shoes, and a black shirt. His mother told police he has a mental illness, according to Click on Detroit.

Anyone with information on Caleb’s whereabouts should contact Detroit Police Department 6th Precinct at 313-596-5601 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.

Meanwhile, Michigan authorities are also searching for a teen girl who also vanished on May 27, in the 7500 block of Wyoming Avenue, at around 3:30 p.m.

Taylor Hopkins

Taylor Hopkins, 16, was last seen wearing turquoise Nike shoes, a black skull cap, and a white hooded sweatshirt with the words, “I can’t breathe,” printed on the front. Taylor also has mental health issues, according to what her sister told police.

Taylor is described as a Black female who stands around 5-feet-4-inches tall and weighs about 170 pounds.

Anyone with information on Taylor’s whereabouts is urged to call the Detroit Police Department 12th Precinct at 313-596-1201 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.

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[Feature Photo: Police Handout]