Missing 24-year-old suffers from mental illness

Posted at 2:54 PM, Jan 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-06 22:54:21-05

Detroit police are asking for the public's help to locate a missing 24-year-old woman who suffers from mental illness.

Police say Monet Richards was last seen on December 31 around 8:30 a.m. in the area of Fenkell and Southfield.

Richards is described as a black female, 5'5", 190 pounds with black hair and a dark brown complexion. She was last seen wearing a red jogging suit, black coat, black shoes or wheat-colored Timberlands. 

If you have any information regarding her whereabouts, please call police at 313-596-5840.