Wichita authorities are looking for a 14-year-old boy who went missing Jan. 30.
Derilyn Johnson Jr. was last seen about 9 p.m. that day at his Wichita home in the 1900 block of North Grove, his father said, and may be headed to Forney, Texas, near Dallas.
Wichita police Sgt. Kevin Bradford said Friday that the boy broke up with his girlfriend by phone before he disappeared and told her he was moving to Texas, where his mother lives.
Its believed hes with his mom or headed that direction, Bradford said.
His father, Derilyn Johnson Sr., said his son hasnt contacted his Wichita family or friends and hasnt seen his mother in several years. He is listed as a runaway with the Wichita Police Department.
Derilyn, a Wichita North High School freshman, is 6 feet tall and weighs 135 pounds. He was last seen wearing red, white and blue basketball shorts and a pink sweatshirt, his father said. On Friday, he was among 20 Kansas kids listed as missing on the National Center for Missing & Exploited Childrens website.
Anyone with information about Derilyns whereabouts is asked to call Wichita Police at 316-268-4221, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Childrens hotline at 800-843-5678 (THE-LOST) or 911.