Columbus Police searching for missing man last seen near 15th Ave.

Columbus Police searching for missing man last seen near 15th Ave.

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - The Columbus Police Department is asking the public for assistance locating a missing person.

37-year-old Derrick Jay Mata, who also goes by the name Derrick Jay Childs, was last seen near 15th Avenue on Saturday, March 7.

Mata is 6′3″ and weighs 240 pounds. He is bald and has brown eyes. He is missing some front teeth.

Anyone with information on Mata’s whereabouts is asked to call 911 or the Columbus Police Department Special Victims Unit at 706-653-3449.

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