Richmond police seek public’s help finding missing teen


Richmond police are seeking the public’s help in finding a missing juvenile who was last seen on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge on Wednesday night, Feb. 10.

Just before 8:30 p.m. that night, 17-year-old Antoine Whittley, a Kennedy High student, was visiting a friend’s house in the 300 block of Marina Way South and obtained a ride share to return home in the Point Richmond area. About 10 minutes after being picked up by the ride share driver, according to the police investigation, Antoine was last seen on the Richmond/San Rafael Bridge. He has not been seen since then.

Antoine stands 5’9” and weighs about 130 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black Covid-19 mask, hooded Reebok sweatshirt and black/green pants with an orange/green/gray camouflage stripe on both legs, police said. He was carrying a backpack with personal belongings inside of it.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective Kris Palma at (510) 621-1276, email him at [email protected] or contact Richmond’s anonymous tip line at (510) 307-T1PS (8177).