Search underway for man who went missing in Margate

MARGATE, FLA. (WSVN) - Police are seeking the public’s help in their search for a man who went missing in Margate.

According to Margate Police, 41-year-old Yvecken Charles left his home along the 1400 block of Northwest 80th Avenue on Thursday and has not returned.

A family member said Charles has a history of mental illness.

He stands 6 feet, 4 inches tall, has a thin build, close cropped black hair, brown eyes and a goatee.

It remains unknown what he was wearing at the time of his disappearance.

Officials urge anyone with information on Charles’ whereabouts to call Margate Police at 954-972-7111.

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