Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Joshua Shacklewood is reported missing in Cambridge. (Photo: Cambridge Police Department)

Police are seeking the public’s help in finding Joshua Shacklewood, a missing 19-year-old Cantabrigian last seen at approximately 6:45 a.m. Tuesday, when he left his Cambridge home in the Strawberry Hill neighborhood for class at Bunker Hill Community College. Shacklewood is reportedly nonverbal with everyone but his parents.

He is described as approximately 5-foot-7 and 120 pounds. He wears glasses, has brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, blue jeans, black sneakers and a Patriots knit hat.

Shacklewood is known to enjoy and spend time at libraries, primarily the Boston Public Library’s Central Library in Copley Square and the Cambridge Main Library.

Anyone who sees Shacklewood or may have information about his whereabouts is asked to call 911 immediately, or the Cambridge Police Department at (617) 349-3300.