Tymel Wheeler has been found safe and in good health, D.C. police said on Tuesday, April 18. They did not say where he was located or why he was missing.


The Metropolitan Police Department needs the public’s help finding a missing 15-year-old boy from Southeast D.C.

Tymel Wheeler was last seen in the 200 block of Valley Avenue on Tuesday, April 4.

Wheeler is described as a black male with a medium complexion, 5’10” in height, 160 pounds, with brown eyes, and black hair.  He was last seen wearing a black hoodie, white shirt, blue jeans and black sneakers.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Tymel Wheeler is asked to call the Metropolitan Police Department at 202-727-9099, the Youth and Family Services Division at 202-576-6768, or 911.