Police search for missing Reading man

Sunday, January 08, 2012

Police are searching for a Reading man who they say fled his home in a depressed state, possibly armed with a knife.

Authorities say 20-year-old Matthew Ray Yeakley was last seen fleeing from his home late Saturday night.

Police believe he may be armed with a knife.

The victim is reportedly in a depressed state and officials say his physical safety is in danger.

Yeakley is described as a white male, 5'10", with a thin build, short blonde hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a tan jacket and jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Pennsylvania State Police, Reading Barracks at 610-378-4011 (Ext. #3).

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