Detroit teen missing after mother discovers his bedroom window open

Have you seen Tayshawn Tigner?
Missing: Tayshawn Tigner, 15 yrs. old
Missing: Tayshawn Tigner, 15 yrs. old Photo credit Detroit Police Department

(WWJ) Detroit Police are calling on tips from the public to help a teen boy return home safely.

Police said Tayshawn Tigner, 15, was last seen on Sunday at approximately 10:20 a.m. at his home on Heyden near Schoolcraft. His mother told investigators she noticed Tayshawn’s bedroom window was open, then discovered him missing.

She told police this is the first time Tayshawn has gone missing.

He is described as 5’9”, between 185 to 190 lbs., with short black hair and an earring on his right ear. He vanished wearing a dark gray hoodie, and black Timberland boots with a multicolored logo design.

Family said Tayshawn is in good physical and mental health.

If you have seen Tayshawn or know where he is, please call Detroit Police Department's Sixth Precinct at 313-596-5640 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.