Police: Missing man considered dangerous - Tucson News Now

Police: Missing man considered dangerous

Richard Ascher (Source: Tucson Police Department) Richard Ascher (Source: Tucson Police Department)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Tucson Police Department is asking for help in locating an endangered adult, who has been missing since Feb. 12.

Richard Ascher, 30, is mentally ill and considered a danger to himself and others.

He went missing from a residential facility 1441 South No Le Hace Avenue on the west side.

According to staff at the facility, Ascher recently made threats to harm others. He takes medication for his mental illness, which he did not take with him.

He has no access to money but has used public transportation and shuttle buses in the past.

Ascher is described as a Hispanic male, 5'11" tall, 165 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information about the location of Ascher is urged to call 911 immediately.

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