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Police seek missing man in poor mental health

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KEW GARDENS HILLS — Police were on the lookout for a 51-year-old man last seen in Kew Gardens Hills earlier in March.

Derek Johnson was last seen at 147-47 72nd Road at about 9 a.m. March 12, police said. Johnson is black, is 5 feet 10 inches tall and weights 180 pounds, police said.

He has black hair, brown eyes and the word “Phat” tattooed on the left side of his neck, police said. He is in poor mental health but his physical condition is good, police said.

Those with information should contact the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers via phone at 1-800-577-TIPS, via its website at or via texting CRIMES (274637) and then entering TIP577.

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