Missing Dayton man who is legally blind last heard from Sunday


Police are asking for the public’s help finding a Dayton man who is legally blind and was last heard from on Sunday evening.

Vincent R. Boykin’s parents went to check on him around 9:30 a.m., but he was not at his Rockland Drive home.

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Boykin can only see shadows and also has mental health challenges.

He is a 41-year-old Black man, 6′4, has dark hair and weighs about 205 pounds.

An 18-year-old who was the subject of a Missing Critical Alert issued by Dayton police Friday is also still missing.

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Hanna Hightower left the Oxford Avenue area on Sept. 1 and hasn’t returned.

She has autism and was last seen wearing a gray hood, purple pajama pants and brown boots.

Anyone who sees Boykin or Hightower should call 911 or 937-333-COPS.

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