Desmond “Etika” Amofah, a popular gaming YouTuber, has gone missing.
The 29-year-old YouTuber has been missing since Wednesday (June 19), according to the police.
Personal items, including a backpack and a phone believed to belong to Etika, were recovered on the Manhattan Bridge in New York City, according to CNN on Sunday (June 23).
In a recent video, he appeared to express suicidal thoughts, prompting his fans to be concerned. The video has since been taken down, but has been reuploaded by other users on YouTube.
His disappearance is still under investigation, and the police are asking for help in trying to find him.
If you or someone you know is in crisis, please call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255.
Have you seen Desmond Amofah aka Etika?
He was last heard from June 19 at about 8PM by phone. He is 29 years old, approx 6 feet tall, and 160 lbs. He is a known @YouTube blogger and has many people concerned after a recent video. Call @NYPDTips anonymously with info 800-577-TIPS pic.twitter.com/SfaDa2OifJ
— NYPD NEWS (@NYPDnews) June 20, 2019