Janesville and Madison police seek help finding homeless man
JANESVILLE—The Janesville and Madison police Friday were seeking the public’s help in locating Ryhene Jamel Thomas, 25.
Thomas is homeless and has stayed at the GIFTS homeless shelter in Janesville but more recently was staying at a homeless shelter in Madison, according to a news release from Janesville police. He has not had contact with relatives, which is out of the ordinary for him, according to the news release.
Thomas goes by the name of “Jamel.” He is 5 feet 10 inches tall, about 170 pounds with shoulder-length braids and numerous tattoos including a tear drop below his right eye. He was last seen at noon Dec. 22 at a gas station at Five Points in Janesville. He left after saying he was going to Madison. He was wearing baggy dark jeans, and he usually carries a black backpack, according to the news release.
Anyone with information on Thomas’ whereabouts is asked to contact Janesville police at 608-757-2244.