Runaway should be considered armed and dangerous, Cincinnati police say

Posted at 5:10 PM, Apr 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-13 12:38:40-04

CINCINNATI -- A 17-year-old runaway should be considered armed and dangerous, according to Cincinnati police.

Darius Bell is 5 feet 9 inches, 150 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

Police said he's in the custody of Hamilton County Job and Family Services, and he stays with an aunt. He didn't come home after school. He was last seen at 3 p.m. Friday.

Bell's aunt said he took a .380-caliber handgun from her safe, according to police.

He attends the Children's Home in Madisonville but hasn't been there.

Anyone who sees Darius Bell or knows his whereabouts should call Cincinnati police at 513-765-1212.